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Man and horse killed after crash in Moruya

NSW Police report: Man and horse killed after crash – south coast Saturday, 07 September 2019 07:26:18 AM

A man has died after the car he was travelling in collided with a horse in the state’s south last night.

Emergency services were called to the Princes Highway, near Moruya about 7.45pm (Friday 6 September 2019), after reports of a crash.

It’s believed a Toyota Rav 4 was travelling north when a horse ran onto the road and was hit by the car.

The Toyota’s passenger, a 72-year-old man, was unable to be revived and died at the scene.

The driver, a 67-year-old woman, suffered minor injuries and did not require hospitalisation.

The horse was also killed.

Officers from South Coast Police District will conduct inquiries into the circumstances surrounding the crash.

A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.