Fatal crash on Lemon Tree Passage Road, Port Stephens

Police are investigating a single-vehicle crash in Port Stephens which killed a 64-year-old man overnight.

About 7.35pm Wednesday a Toyota Hilux was travelling south on Lemon Tree Passage Road, near the intersection with Brownes Road at Lemon Tree Passage, when it left the road and struck a tree.

Emergency services were called to the crash.

The driver and sole occupant, a 64-year-old man, died at the scene.

Officers from Port Stephens/Hunter Police District established a crime scene. The cause of the crash will now be investigated.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.

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