Passenger dies after car hits power pole - Ramsgate

Saturday, 03 April 2021 09:33:40 AM

A passenger has died following a single-vehicle crash in Sydney’s south yesterday.

About 8.20pm (Friday 2 April 2021), emergency services were called to Ramsgate Road, Ramsgate, after a Hyundai i30 travelling east left the road and struck a power pole.

The driver, a 64-year-old man, sustained suspected spinal injuries.

His passenger, a 46-year-old woman, sustained critical injuries.

They were both taken to St George Hospital where the woman died this morning (Saturday 3 April 2021).

Officers from St George Police Area Command established a crime scene, which was examined by investigators from the Crash Investigation Unit.

Inquiries into the circumstances surrounding the crash are continuing.

A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.