A horrific car accident near Tamworth yesterday afternoon has today claimed a second life.
At around 3.30 two sedans collided head on near Duri on the Werris Creek Road.
A 76-year-old man driving one of the cars suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene.
The second driver, a 32-year-old man, passed away in John Hunter hospital this morning.
Police are asking for a man who claimed to have witnessed the crash, but then left the scene, to come forward.