UPDATE 9:30AM SATURDAY:
A man will face Wyong court later today after allegedly leaving the scene of a fatal crash on the M1 yesterday.
About 4.45pm, two utilities and a Pantech truck collided at Mount White.
The 46-year-old male driver of one of the utilities died at the scene.
The male driver of the Pantech truck was not seriously injured. He was taken to hospital where he will undergo mandatory blood and urine tests.
The driver of the second utility is alleged to have left the scene.
Following further inquiries by crash investigators, a 25-year-old man was arrested at a Wyong address.
He was charged with dangerous driving occasioning death, negligent driving occasioning death, fail to stop and render assistance – impact causing death and not give particulars to police.
The 25-year-old was refused bail and will face Wyong Local Court today (Saturday 10 March 2018).
Inquiries into events leading up to the crash are still continuing.
FRIDAY: A man has died in a crash at Mount White.
About 4.45pm (Friday 9 March 2018), a utility and a pantech truck, both travelling north, collided on the M1.
As a result of the crash, the male driver of the utility died at the scene. His identity is not yet confirmed.
The male driver of the truck is not believed to be seriously injured. He has been taken to hospital where he will undergo mandatory blood and urine tests.
Traffic was badly affected and at one stage stretched back 13 kms over the Hawkesbury River Bridge.
A report will be prepared for the Coroner.
8 people have now died on Central Coast roads in 2018.