NSW Police called to Wingen, New England Highway, after reports of a crash

A WOMAN has died after a single-vehicle crash on Saturday.

Just after 4pm, police were called to the New England Highway, Wingen, after reports of a crash.

Officers from Hunter Valley Local Area Command attended and found a Hyundai i30 had veered off an overpass and landed on railway lines below.

Emergency services attended; however the driver and sole occupant, a woman believed to be aged in her late 60s, died at the scene.

A brief will be prepared for the Coroner.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or to use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ 

Information provided will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

People are reminded they should not report crime information via NSW Police Facebook and Twitter pages.