MAN KILLED IN BRUXNER HIGHWAY CRASH

An investigation is underway after a man was killed in a single-vehicle crash in the Northern Rivers.

Police believe a passing motorist spotted a Mitsubishi ute which had crashed into a tree on the Bruxner Highway, around 30 kilometres west of Casino, on Sunday afternoon.

The driver, believed to be a 68-year-old man, died at the scene.

Police are now working to determine the circumstances surrounding the crash.