Appeal for witnesses as inquiries continue into double fatality - Central Coast

Monday, 05 September 2022 07:17:29 AM

Crash investigators are appealing for assistance as investigations continue into a double fatality on the Central Coast at the weekend.

About 9am on Saturday (3 September 2022), a white Mitsubishi Challenger SUV and a black Holden Commodore were involved in a crash in the centre median of the M1 Pacific Motorway at Ourimbah.

The occupants of the Commodore, a 46-year-old man and 14-year-old boy, both died at the scene.

The driver and sole occupant of the SUV – a man aged 27 – wasn’t injured; however, was taken to Wyong Hospital for mandatory testing.

He has since been released from hospital.

Officers from Tuggerah Lakes Police District established a crime scene and an investigation commenced by officers from the Metropolitan Crash Investigation Unit.

As their inquiries continue, police are appealing for anyone who witnessed or has dashcam footage of the incident, or the events leading up to it, to come forward.

In particular, police would like to speak with motorists with dashcam footage who were in the location between 8.15am and 9am.

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.