A TEENAGER died at the scene of a car crash near Gilgandra on the weekend.
According to police, just after 6.30am on Sunday a Ford Mondeo lost control and crashed while travelling on the Castlereagh Highway at Gulargambone, about 25 kilometres north of Gilgandra.
The driver, an 18-year-old man, died at the scene.
MAP: Where the crash occurred …
Five passengers, all male, were taken to Dubbo and Gilgandra hospitals.
Four are believed to have minor injuries while one is in a critical condition.
Officers from Orana-Mid Western Police District are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash and appealing for anyone who witnessed it to come forward.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or www.nsw.crimestoppers.com.au.
The public is reminded not to report crime via NSW Police social media pages.
A report will be prepared for the Coroner.
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