Two men have been killed in a collision between a truck and a car on the Pacific Highway north of Newcastle.
Emergency services were called to the intersection of Medowie Road, around 15 kilometres north of Raymond Terrace, at around 11:30 on Tuesday.
The two men, who were travelling in a sedan, died at the scene.
The driver of the truck was taken to John Hunter Hospital for mandatory testing.
Motorists are advised to avoid the area.