Police investigate crash

Police investigate crash

Police are investigating a two-vehicle crash which resulted in 11 people being injured at Tumut yesterday.

 

Just after 4.15pm (Sunday 5 October 2014), Traffic and Highway Patrol officers were called to reports of a two-vehicle crash on Brungle Road.

 

Police have been told a Holden Captiva carrying six people was travelling west and a Mitsubishi Triton ute carrying five people was travelling east when the two vehicles collided head-on in the east-bound lane.

 

Two passengers of the Holden Captiva, a 76-year-old woman and a 77-year-old man, were seriously injured and airlifted to Canberra Hospital, where they remain in a critical condition.

 

The 43-year-old male driver of the Holden and the 59-year-old male driver of the Mitsubishi suffered non-life threatening injuries and were taken to Wagga Base Hospital for mandatory blood and urine tests.

 

The remaining passengers of both vehicles suffered non-life threatening injuries and were also taken to Wagga Base Hospital.

 

Details are still being collated of the remaining passengers and police continue their investigations.

 

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

Police are investigating a two vehicle crash on the Brungle Road.
Police are investigating a two vehicle crash on the Brungle Road.