A MAN has died after his ute hit a power pole and a fence, then caught fire.
The driver was trapped in the wreckage at an intersection in Tamworth and died at the scene early yesterday, police said.
A man believed to be in his 60s was also killed in a crash between a motorhome and motorbike on the Pacific Highway, south of Ballina. Paramedics treated the man but he died at the scene. The driver of the motorhome was not injured.