Police investigate following fatal three-vehicle crash near Auburn

Tuesday, 30 March 2021 11:45:26 AM

A man has died following a three-vehicle crash near Auburn this morning.

Just before 9.40am today (Tuesday 30 March 2021), emergency services were called to Park Road, near Jenkins Street, Regents Park, following reports of a three-vehicle crash – involving a Mercedes, Holden and Toyota Camry.

Despite the efforts of emergency services, the male driver of the Mercedes died at the scene. He is yet to be formally identified.

The male driver of the Toyota Camry was treated for serious injuries, before being transported to Auburn Hospital.

The male driver of the Holden was uninjured and taken to hospital for mandatory blood and urine testing.

Officers from Auburn Police Area Command remain at the scene and have commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Multiple parked cars also sustained damage during the incident.

Road closures are currently in place at Commercial Drive and Princes Road East. Motorists are urged to avoid the area and check www.livetraffic.com.

Inquiries are continuing.

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 crime via NSW Police social media pages.