TRIBUTES are flowing for a much-loved teacher killed in Sunday night’s crash near Uralla.
Uralla Central School music teacher Malcolm Boyd died after the car he was driving left the Kingstown Road, hit a rockface and rolled.
The discovery was made about 10pm, near the intersection of Wallaby Rocks Lane.
Mr Boyd, 47, was the sole occupant and died at the scene.
In a statement to parents and the local community, Uralla Central School confirmed the popular teacher’s passing.
“We have ensured that extra counselling services are available at the school [on Monday] and have had the new Director of Educational Leadership Pat Cavanagh in the school,” a spokesperson said.
We will stand tall and walk proud as a school community and I have expressed to all of our students and staff that it is okay to both feel and express grief and loss.- Uralla Central School
“We will stand tall and walk proud as a school community and I have expressed to all of our students and staff that it is okay to both feel and express grief and loss.
“We will continue to work together to commemorate and celebrate Mal’s work and also to grow as Uralla men and women.”
Investigations into the crash are continuing and a report is being prepared for the coroner.