CRASH NEAR CATHERINE HILL BAY

There were long traffic delays on the Pacific Highway, south of Newcastle this morning, after a truck and a ute collided at Catherine Hill Bay.

Emergency services were called to the Flowers Drive intersection shortly after 7:30.

The driver of the ute was taken to John Hunter Hospital in a stable condition.

One northbound lane of the highway was closed for around an hour, as the scene was cleared.

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