Motorcyclist dies after crash in Lake Macquarie


A man has died following a motorcycle crash in Lake Macquarie yesterday.

At about 5.40pm (Wednesday 14 October), emergency services were called to Flowers Drive, Catherine Hill Bay, following reports a motorcycle had left the road and crashed into a tree.

The rider, a 34-year-old man, died at the scene.

Officers from Lake Macquarie Police District established a crime scene and the circumstances surrounding the crash are being investigated.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or via its online reporting page. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report crime via NSW Police social media pages.