Police are investigating the death of a man near Grafton.
Police are investigating the death of a man near Grafton. John Gass

Police investigate death of man near Grafton

Police are investigating the death of a man near Grafton.

About 11.15am yesterday a man was found deceased on Collum Collum Station, Baryugil, about 70km north of Grafton.

A crime scene was established, and following investigations into the man's death police arrested a 42-year-old man at the scene.

He was taken to Grafton Police Station and charged with dangerous driving causing death.

The man was refused bail to appear in Grafton Local Court today.Police continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the man's death and will prepare a report for the information of the coroner.

The man is yet to be formally identified and a post mortem examination will be conducted next week to determine the exact cause of his death.

Police are urging anyone with information about this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://www1.police.nsw.gov.au/. Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.



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