CRASH WOMAN DIES
A WOMAN died and a person was trapped for some time following a two-vehicle collision in central west NSW which closed a highway yesterday.
Emergency services struggled to free the second driver following the midday accident, with a rescue helicopter called to the Castlereagh Hwy, north of Mudgee, police said.
Traffic diversions were put in place as crash investigating officers arrived at the scene. Police are urging witnesses to contact Mudgee Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.