CYCLIST KILLED IN KOORAGANG ISLAND CRASH

Photo: Stephen Mount | NBN News

A cyclist has been killed in a tragic accident on Newcastle’s Kooragang Island.

Emergency services were called to Heron Road, just after 8.30 on Sunday morning, where a 62-year-old man had crashed into the back of a parked truck.

Paramedics treated the man but he died at the scene.

A report will be prepared for the coroner.

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