A man has died after a motorbike crash near Cessnock.
Emergency services were called to Great North Road at Laguna at about 12:25pm yesterday, Saturday 16th May, following reports a motorcycle and a utility had collided.
Police were told a man riding a motorcycle in a northerly direction, collided with a ute in the south bound lane.
The 49-year-old man was treated at the scene by paramedics, but was pronounced deceased a short time later.
Hunter Valley Police District officers established a crime scene.
A report is being prepared for the Coroner.
The occupants of the ute, a man and woman, were not injured in the crash.
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