A man has been killed and a woman injured in a single-vehicle crash at Doyalson this morning.
About 1.45am a southbound Holden Calais ran off the Pacific Highway at Doyalson and hit a tree.
The 20-year-old male driver died at the scene and a 19-year-old female passenger was airlifted to John Hunter Hospital.
The woman’s injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.
Police from Tuggerah Lakes Local Area Command are investigating the incident.
Anyone who witnessed the crash or the circumstances leading up to it is urged to contact Tuggerah Lakes Local Area Command or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.