Man dies following crash - Cromer

Saturday, 24 December 2022 05:51:51 AM

A man has died following a crash in the Northern Beaches yesterday.

About 8.20pm (Friday 23 December 2022), emergency services were called to South Creek Road at Cromer, near the intersection of Inman Road, after reports a car struck a parked boat.

The front seat passenger of the Holden station wagon died at the scene. He is yet to be formally identified but is believed to be aged 29.

The driver of the car – a 56-year-old man – was uninjured and taken to Northern Beaches Hospital for mandatory testing and was released pending further inquiries.

Officers attached to Northern Beaches Police Area Command established a crime scene, which was examined by specialist forensic police.

An investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash commenced.

As inquiries continue, anyone with information, dashcam or CCTV footage in relation to this incident is urged to contact Northern Beaches 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.