Two teenagers have died in an horrific crash on the Northern Rivers last night.
A man and a woman have died in a single-vehicle crash overnight, 16km south of Casino.
Emergency services were called to Ellangowan Road, Ellangowan, about 8.50pm on Saturday (December 20239), and found a sedan had left the road, hit a tree and caught fire.
Passers-by stopped to assist; however, the 18-year-old man driving the sedan had died.
They rendered first aid to an 18-year-old woman, who was the only passenger; however, she, too, died at the scene.
Officers attached to Richmond Police District have initiated an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash.
A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.
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