ONE lane of the highway is expected to be closed for several hours after the serious incident.
KEVIN Hogan will remain as the Page MP after the Federal election.
A CASINO man accused of manslaughter has been granted bail after the court heard about concerns for the young man's mental health.
A WOMAN is being assessed by paramedics after a car hit a power box.
POLICE allege the man was drunk and speeding when the car crashed into an electrical supply box, rolled and burst into flames, killing a 24-year-old passenger.
NORTHERN Rivers residents wearing snorkels and scuba gear gathered in Lismore to bring awareness to the importance of climate action.
Drivers can expect to see more police on the road this weekend, in order to reduce road trauma and save lives on rural roads.
POLLING booths are open on Saturday May 18 from 8am to 6pm.
EMERGENCY crews have managed to control two fires at the old railway yard in Casino this morning.
"I"M CHALLENGING him to meet directly with workers in the retail, hospitality, fast food and pharmacy sectors".