POLICE are investigating a fatal crash in the Hunter Valley this afternoon.
About 2.30pm, on Friday, May 19, emergency services were called to the Golden Highway near the intersection of Ulan Road, Cassilis, following reports of a crash.
Initial investigations suggest a 4WD lost control and rolled on the highway.
One of the five occupants of the car, a young child, died at the scene.
The four remaining occupants have all been treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics for before being taken to Dubbo Hospital.
A crime scene has been established and investigations are continuing.
Anyone with information relating to this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/
Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence.
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