A man has died after the car he was travelling in collided with a horse on our south coast overnight.
Emergency services were called to the Princes Highway, near Moruya about 7.45 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.
A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.
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