Central Hunter Local Area Command
Man Killed In Quad Bike Rollover – Quorrobolong
A man has been killed after his quad bike rolled on a property in the New South Wales Hunter Valley overnight.
About 10.45 pm yesterday (Saturday 2 January), Police from Central Hunter Local Area Command and NSW Ambulance Paramedics attended the property on Coney Creek Road Quorrobolong after receiving reports a 42-year-old man had been crushed under the vehicle’s roll cage.
Upon arrival, they located the man deceased.
Local detectives and specialist forensics officers examined the area as part of their inquiries into the circumstances surrounding the incident.
The quad bike has been seized for inspection.
Investigations are ongoing and Police will prepare a report for the information of the State Coroner.
As this incident occurred on a private property, the man’s death is not included in the NSW road toll.