WOMAN CHARGED OVER ALSTONVILLE CRASH

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A 33-year-old woman has been charged over a fatal crash at Alstonville on the state’s north coast last August.

The accident claimed the life of a 39-year-old man, after the motorbike he was riding was struck by a Nissan Elgrand at the intersection of Ballina Road and the Bruxner Highway.

Photo | Emergency services were called to the scene at around 4:30 in the afternoon.
Photo | The scene at the intersection of Ballina Road and the Bruxner Highway.

Following an investigation a 33-year-old woman was charged with negligent driving occasioning death, along with two counts of not giving way to a vehicle.

She’ll face Lismore Local Court next month.