A man has been charged over the death of a woman and four-year-old girl in a crash in the NSW Northern Tablelands on the weekend.
Emergency services were called to Thunderbolts Way, Nowendoc, following reports of a collision between a sedan and a four-wheel-drive pulling a campervan, about midday on Saturday.
Police say the 42-year-old man veered onto the wrong side of the road before crashing his four-wheel-drive into the sedan.
The sedan driver and sole occupant, a 72-year-old woman, died at the scene.
A four-year-old girl, who was a passenger in the four-wheel-drive, was treated on scene for critical injuries before being airlifted to John Hunter Hospital, where she died a short time later.
The man was treated on scene for minor injuries before being taken to the same hospital for mandatory testing.
His other passengers, a 34-year-old woman, two boys aged nine and 12 and a two-year-old girl were also taken to hospital, where they were treated for fractures, abrasions and stomach injuries.
Officers from the Crash Investigation Unit have charged the man with nine offences including: two counts of dangerous driving occasioning death, dangerous driving occasioning grievous bodily harm, negligent driving occasioning death and negligent driving occasioning grievous bodily harm
He was granted conditional bail and will appear before Tamworth Local Court on October 19.