TWO MEN ARRESTED AFTER FLEEING SCENE OF TWEED HEADS FATAL CRASH

Two men have been arrested after allegedly fleeing the scene of a fatal car accident in Tweed Heads overnight.

Two cars collided on the Pacific Highway, south of the Tugun tunnel, at 11:30pm.

The driver of one cars died at the scene, while the driver and passenger of the other car allegedly ran away.

Police caught up with the pair a short time later, they were taken to hospital with minor injuries.

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