Man, teen dead in NSW crashes

Two people have been charged over separate deadly crashes on NSW roads.

A 17-year-old is dead after the vehicle he was in crashed on Cedar Party Road between Taree and Wingham on the Mid North coast around 2.30am on Saturday.

Another passenger of the vehicle aged 18, was sent to Taree Hospital with minor injuries.

The 20-year-old driver has been charged with both dangerous and negligent driving causing death and driving while disqualified.

In Berrima in the NSW Southern Highlands, a man died after a truck crossed to the wrong side of the road and struck his ute at about 4am on Saturday.

Police believe the B-double truck travelling north crossed into the southbound lanes of the Hume Highway, and struck several vehicles, including the victim's ute.

The man was trapped in his vehicle and died at the scene.

The 63-year-old truck driver has been charged with dangerous driving occasioning death and dangerous driving.

Police are urging anyone who witnessed the crash or with dashcam footage of the events leading up to it to come forward.

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