MEDOWIE ROAD CLOSED FOLLOWING FATAL CRASH

Photo: Jacinta Lee | NBN News

A man is dead, and two women injured, following a head-on crash north of Newcastle this morning.

It’s understood the man was driving a hatchback which collided with an SUV, while overtaking on Medowie Road at Williamtown shortly before 11:30.

A mother and daughter in the SUV suffered multiple injuries.

They were taken to John Hunter Hospital by road ambulance, in a serious condition.

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