Woman, 94, killed in crash near Shoalhaven Heads

A woman is dead after a crash near Shoalhaven Heads on Thursday night.

Police said the woman was travelling north in a car on Bolong Road at Coolangatta when it collided head on with a car travelling in the opposite direction.

The 94-year-old woman suffered head and chest injuries and died at the scene.

The male driver of the south-bound car, 41, was trapped for a short time.

He was freed and airlifted to St George Hospital.

It was the second fatal accident on Bolong Road in a month.

A woman in her 20s was also killed early on Friday morning following a crash at Yerrinbool.

Her motorbike collided with a truck on the Hume Highway near the Sierra Street overpass. She died at the scene and is yet to be formally identified.

The truck driver, a 29-year-old man, was not injured.

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