A man has tragically died after a motorbike crash in the Hunter Valley at the weekend.
About 12.25pm on Saturday 15 May, emergency services responded to reports of a motorcycle and utility accident on the Great North Road, Laguna.
Police were told a man riding a motorcycle, in a northerly direction, collided with a ute in the south-bound lane.
The 49-year-old male was treated at the scene by paramedics, but was pronounced dead a short time later.
Officers attached to Hunter Valley Police District established a crime scene.
A report is being prepared for the Coroner.
The occupants of the ute, a man and woman, were not injured in the crash.