THE man killed in Friday’s two-car collision at the intersection of Cargo Road and Lake Canobolas Road has been identified as Orange man Peter Anthony Skelton.
The 64-year-old was driving a Hyundai Elantra when it collided with a Ford Everest.
He was transported to Orange hospital, but died before he arrived.
The 40-year-old female driver of the Everest was not injured during the incident. Mr Skelton’s funeral details will be announced later.
MAP: Where the collision occurred …
Officers from Central West Police District established a crime scene and are investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident.
A report will be prepared for the coroner.
In a tribute published on page 15 of Wednesday’s Central Western Daily, Mr Skelton was remembered as a “much-loved” figure to his family and friends.