A man’s died and three others are injured after their car crashed on a dirt track near Maitland.
The Ford sedan collided with a tree in the Werakata National Park at Buchanan at around 8:30pm last night.
The front seat passenger, a 52-year-old man, died at the scene.
The driver, a 20-year-old man, suffered serious injuries and was flown to John Hunter Hospital, where he remains in a critical condition.
The 18-year-old men in the back seat escaped with minor injuries.
The Crash Investigation Unit has seized the car as part of its inquiries.