FIVE PEOPLE INJURED AFTER HEAD-ON HIGHWAY CRASH

Police are investigating a head-on crash on the Pacific Highway south of Ballina yesterday.

Emergency serviced were called to the incident just after 5:30pm at East Wardell.

Five people were injured – three seriously – after a Mercedes sedan and Kia Cerato collided.

The 56-year-old male Mercedes driver was taken to Grafton Base Hospital for treatment of a fractured pelvis and mandatory testing.

Anyone with information or who may have dashcam footage is urged to contact Crime Stoppers.

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