Two-vehicle crash - Coffs Harbour

Sunday, 13 November 2022 03:27:17 PM

Investigations are underway following a two-vehicle crash in Coffs Harbour today.

About 12.20pm (Sunday 13 November 2022), emergency services were called to the Pacific Highway, following reports a Nissan Pulsar and Hyundai Tucson had collided at the intersection of Park Beach Road.

The 36-year-old female driver of the Nissan was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being airlifted to Gold Coast Hospital in a serious condition.

An 11-year-old girl in the same vehicle was also treated at the scene and taken to Coffs Harbour Hospital, before being airlifted to John Hunter Hospital in a stable condition.

Two other passengers in the Nissan – two boys aged eight and 14 – were uninjured and taken to Coffs Harbour Hospital as a precaution.

The female driver of the Hyundai and her male passenger – both aged in their 70s – were uninjured and taken to Coffs Harbour Hospital as a precaution.

Officers attached to Coffs Clarence Police District and Traffic and Highway Patrol Command attended and are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash, with the assistance of the Crash Investigation Unit.

As inquiries continue, police are urging any witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage to come forward and contact Coffs Harbour police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.