Woman killed in horror crash on New England Highway

A woman has died in a horror crash in the NSW Hunter Region.

The accident happened just after 4.00pm yesterday, on the New England Highway at Wingen.

Police said that upon arrival at the scene, officers found a Hyundai i30 had veered off an overpass and landed on railway lines below.


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Despite desperate attempts by paramedics, the driver, a woman aged in her late 60s, died at the scene.

A brief will be prepared for the Coroner.