Two people were hospitalized following a two car crash on the Pacific Highway near Emerald Beach, 15km north of Coffs Harbour late last night. Lights continued to blaze into the night as police take details.
Two people were hospitalized following a two car crash on the Pacific Highway near Emerald Beach, 15km north of Coffs Harbour late last night. Lights continued to blaze into the night as police take details. Frank Redward

Narrow crash escape on deadly stretch of Pacific Highway

TWO people were taken to Coffs Harbour Health Campus last night following another smash at a notorious Pacific Highway black spot.

Police and emergency services responded to a two-vehicle traffic incident near Emerald Beach, 15km north of Coffs Harbour.

Witnesses allege a southbound Volkswagen appears to have crossed to the wrong side of the road and struck a northbound Ford XR8.

There are suggestions a tyre blow out may have been responsible.

Pacific Highway traffic was disrupted for over an hour while paramedics treated the injured and cleared the wreckage.

Police inquiries are continuing.



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