Car crashes into a police station in Lightning Ridge

Photo: NSW POLICE

Photo: NSW POLICE

A man is in custody after a car crashed into Lightning Ridge Police Station on Tuesday.

Officers attached to Central North Police District were alerted after a Toyota Camry crashed through a front fence and into the foyer of the building on Opal Street about 5.10am.

A 38-year-old Lightning Ridge man was arrested at the scene and remains in custody.

Photo: NSW POLICE

Photo: NSW POLICE

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The building has sustained serious damage to the front doors and foyer. It was unmanned at the time.

Inquiries into the crash continue.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or nsw.crimestoppers.com.au.

Information is treated in strict confidence.

The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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