A man has died after crashing his car into a tree in Armidale overnight.
Just before 10pm a Honda CRV was travelling east on Mann Street, Armidale, when the driver lost control and the vehicle left the roadway before colliding with a tree and overturning.
Local residents were among those who responded to the crash.
The driver, an 81-year-old man, was removed from the vehicle by emergency services and CPR was performed.
He injured man was taken to Armidale Rural Referral Hospital, where unfortunately he died shortly after.
A crime scene was established, and detectives from New England Police District commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash.
A report will be prepared for the Coroner.
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