Craig Anthony Whitall, 50, who died in the Boxing Day crash along with Lars Falkholt and his wife Vivian had been jailed for driving while disqualified and was driving on P-plates, according to the Daily Telegraph.
The Sydney Morning Herald has also reported that Whitall was driving home from a methadone clinic when the accident occurred on the Princes Highway.
Jessica, 28, and Annabelle Falkholt, 21, remain in a critical condition after being pulled from the wreck just moments before both vehicles burst into flames.
Australian stars have paid tribute to up and coming actor, Jessica, who recently had a role on Home and Away.
NSW has had 383 fatalities on its roads in 2017, the worst figure in Australia.