MAN DIES IN CAR ACCIDENT FOLLOWING POLICE INTERCHANGE

A man has died after being struck by a car in the state’s north.

At about 10pm the man was struck by a vehicle on the Pacific Highway at Bom Bom.

NSW Ambulance paramedics attended and treated the man before he was taken to Grafton Hospital, where he later died.

A crime scene was established.

The man was in police care an hour before the incident, it is believed he was causing disturbances on a train.

That investigation will be subject to an independent review.

All information will be provided to the Coroner who will determine the cause of death and make any findings about the events leading to the man’s death.

Police are appealing for anyone with Dash Cam footage or anyone who witnessed the accident, to come forward.