Driver charged over crash - St Marys
Wednesday, 22 February 2023 07:45:20 AM
A man has been charged over a three-vehicle crash in Sydney’s west yesterday.
About 7am (Tuesday 21 February 2023) emergency services were called to the intersection of Forrester Road and Griffiths Street, St Marys, following reports of a crash.
On arrival, officers attached to Nepean Police Area Command were told a Hyundai i20 and a Yamaha motorcycle had collided before the Hyundai struck a Kia Cerato.
The rider – a 25-year-old man – was ejected. He was treated by paramedics for serious leg and arm injuries and will require surgery.
The Kia driver – a 27-year-old woman – was taken to hospital as a precaution and later released.
The Hyundai driver – a 23-year-old man – was uninjured.
A crime scene was established which was forensically examined by specialist officers attached to the Metropolitan Crash Investigation Unit.
Following inquiries, a 23-year-old man was arrested at a Hebersham home about 7.20pm (Tuesday 21 February 2023).
He was taken to Mt Druitt Police Station where he was charged with dangerous driving occasioning grievous bodily harm – drive manner dangerous and negligent driving (occasions grievous bodily harm).
He was granted conditional bail to appear in Penrith Local Court on Monday 6 March 2023.