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Man dies after serious crash - Mascot.

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 01:10:55 PM

A man has died after a serious crash in Sydney’s south overnight.

About 9pm (Tuesday 30 May 2017), emergency services were called to the south bound lanes of General Holmes Drive, Mascot, following reports of a single-vehicle crash.

Upon arrival officers located a 20-year-old male passenger trapped in a Mitsubishi Lancer. He was taken to St George Hospital in critical condition but died about 11.40am today (Wednesday 31 May 2017) as a result of his injuries.

The 18-year-old driver of the Mitsubishi Lancer, and his other three passengers, two 18-year-old women and a 20-year-old man were treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics.

The two men were taken to St Vincent’s Hospital and the two women were taken to St George Hospital. All were treated for minor injuries.

Officers from Botany Bay Local Area Command established a crime scene and are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.

Any witnesses to the crash who have not yet contacted police are urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Police are urging anyone with information on the incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our social media pages.