A driver has died, and her passenger is seriously injured after a single vehicle crash on the Mid North Coast last night.
Just after midnight, emergency services were called to King Creek Road, near Wauchope, following reports a Holden Calais sedan crashed into a power pole.
The driver, a 38-year-old woman, died at the scene.
The front seat passenger, a 41-year-old woman, was treated at the scene before being taken to Port Macquarie Base Hospital in a stable condition.
Officers set up a crime scene and started an investigation into the circumstances around the crash.
Police are asking anyone with to come forward.