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Two teens injured in crash - Unanderra

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 04:31:25 AM

Two teens have been injured in a car crash south of Sydney last night.

About 7.30pm (Monday 12 June 2017), a 17-year-old youth and his 17-year-old passenger were travelling north on the Princes Highway, Unanderra, in a Mitsubishi Mirage.

When the vehicle approached the intersection of Nolan Street the Mirage attempted to make a right hand turn and collided with a Ford Territory being driven south on the Princes Highway by a 34-year-old man.

The male driver of the Mirage suffered head injuries and was taken to St George Hospital where he is in a stable condition.

His passenger was taken to Wollongong Hospital with shoulder and hip injuries.

The driver of the Territory sustained an injury to his wrist and was treated at the scene.

Police from Lake Illawarra Local Area Command continue their inquiries and would like to speak with anyone who may have witnessed the crash to come forward.

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: Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.