NSW Highway Patrol have reminded users to only overtake when safe

Picture: NSW Highway Patrol

Picture: NSW Highway Patrol

NSW Highway Patrol have warned Riverina drivers against overtaking on dangerous roads, after a 69-year-old narrowly avoided a serious crash in Culcairn. 

The male was seen overtaking a heavy wide load vehicle and learner driver in one manoeuvre on the Olympic Highway on Saturday, causing a utility to break and pull over to avoid a head-on collision. 

The male was just five kilometres from his destination and will front Holbrook court on July 5 for dangerous driving. 

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