A young Muswellbrook man has died in a single car crash near Muswellbrook.
Emergency services were called to Edderton Road, Jerry Plains, at 8.45pm on Thursday.
Police said initial inquiries show a green Ford Falcon ute was travelling north when it left the road and crashed into a tree.
The driver, a 22-year-old man, suffered severe injuries and died at the sceme.
Police and specialist forensic officers are investigating what caused the crash.Anybody who saw the crash can call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.