A MAN has died after a two-vehicle crash on the Hume Highway in Tumblong, south of Gundagai.
About 1.20pm today, emergency services were called to the Hume Highway, near Sylvias Gap Road, following reports of the crash.
A southbound Nissan Patrol towing a trailer and a Toyota HiLux collided, causing the Nissan to roll.
Police, NSW Ambulance paramedics and local State Emergency Service crews attended.
The 60-year-old male driver of the Nissan died at the scene.
A 65-year-old female passenger was taken to Wagga Base Hospital in a serious condition.
The male driver of the Hilux, 31, was taken to Gundagai Hospital for mandatory testing.
A crime scene has been established and the Crash Investigation Unit is attending to determine the circumstances surrounding the crash.
A report will be prepared for the coroner.
TUMBLONG: Hume Hwy is closed southbound due to a serious two car crash near the Old Hume Hwy. Detour via South Gundagai -Middle St, Mount St and the Snowy Mountains Hwy. Allow extra time.— Live Traffic NSW (@LiveTrafficNSW) August 24, 2019
All traffic is being diverted to Gundagai via Gocup Road to Tumut and Snowy Mountains Highway to Adelong before re-joining the Hume Highway.
Live Traffic advises motorists to allow an extra 30 minutes of travel time.