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Man arrested after death of a woman at Woonona

A MAN has been arrested after a woman was found dead at Woonona last night. Emergency services were called to a Gray Street home about 11pm on Monday, after reports a woman had been injured. Wollongong police and paramedics arrived to find an unresponsive 76-year-old woman, who was unable to be revived. A crime scene … Continue reading

Boy dies after fall

A 16-year-old boy has died after falling from a tree branch into a swimming hole in Helensburgh. About 1.30pm yesterday (Wednesday 22 February 2017), the boy was at the Kellys Falls swimming hole with several friends when he climbed about 15m up a tree and began swinging on a branch. The branch snapped and the … Continue reading

Bellambi sand dune death

Investigations are underway into the circumstances surrounding the death of a motorbike rider at Bellambi last Monday. Emergency services were called to the southern end of Bellambi Beach about 8.30pm (Monday December 29) following reports of a motorcycle accident. On arrival officers located the rider dead, and his pillion passenger suffering a broken arm. The … Continue reading

Woonona death not suspicious

POLICE continue to investigate the discovery of a woman’s body at Woonona, but at this stage they do not believe the death is suspicious. About 2pm on Tuesday, police were called to a house in Cotterill Avenue after a concern for welfare. The body of a woman, aged in her 30s, was found inside the home. A post … Continue reading

Fatal Bulli Tops crash

POLICE are investigating a fatal crash at Bulli Tops today. Emergency services were called to Appin Road about 3pm on Tuesday, after two cars collided head-on. The driver of one of the vehicles died at the scene. The woman has not yet been identified.The woman driver of the other vehicle was trapped and was later airlifted to … Continue reading

Motorcycle rider dead after Coalcliff crash

A MAN has died following a crash at Coalcliff. About 12.45pm on Saturday police and other emergency services were called to Lawrence Hargrave Drive at Coalcliff, following reports of a crash Police found a motorcycle rider trapped under a car. He died at the scene At this stage it is believed the motorcycle crossed to the … Continue reading

Bulli man dead after police arrest

A CRITICAL incident investigation has been launched following the death of a man during a confrontation with police at Bulli last night. Wollongong Police attended a Gwyther Avenue house about 8pm where a 34-year-old man was arrested and handcuffed following a confrontation. He then stopped breathing and officers attempted to resuscitate him. Ambulance paramedics were … Continue reading

Appin Road claims another life

POLICE will prepare a report for the Coroner following the death of a young boy in a crash on the Appin Road about 3:40pm, Friday. A Holden Commodore station wagon was travelling south along Appin Road, west of Bulli, when it was involved in a head-on collision with a Subaru Impreza. An eight-year-old boy, who … Continue reading

Bellambi man’s death not suspicious says police

POLICE say the death of a man at Bellambi overnight was the result of natural causes. About 7.30pm on Wednesday, officers were called to a domestic dispute at a Rothery Road home and on arrival found the body of a 53-year-old man. While police initially said they were treating the death as suspicious, officers now … Continue reading

Waterfall bike death treated as hit and run

THE death of a motorcyclist in the Royal National Park yesterday afternoon is being treated as a hit-and-run. Around 3pm police were called to Mckell Avenue at Waterfall after reports the motorcyclist had crashed. The 58-year-old man was found lying on the road next to his bike suffering fatal injuries. Officers from the Metropolitan Crash … Continue reading

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