P-plater charged over NSW fatal crash


An 18-year-old man has been charged with dangerous driving causing death after a horror crash in northern NSW.

A 24-year-old man died at the scene in Junction Hill near Grafton after midnight on August 22, when the car he was travelling in left the road and struck a drain.

The P-plate driver is due to face Grafton Local Court on November 27, where he will also face other serious charges including causing bodily harm by misconduct and negligent driving occasioning death.