Police investigating serious road rage incident - Georges Hall
Tuesday, 06 April 2021 04:09:40 AM
Police are conducting an investigation after several men were seriously injured in a road rage incident in Sydney’s south-west overnight.
About 10:45pm yesterday (Monday 5 April 2021), emergency services were called to Henry Lawson Drive, Georges Hall, following reports of a serious assault and motor vehicle collision.
Officers attached to Bankstown Police Area Command attended and established a crime scene.
Police were informed that a silver Honda civic containing two men – both aged 20 – were travelling south along Henry Lawson Drive when they have become involved in a confrontation two males from a ute.
When about 200m south of Rabaul Road the occupants of the ute have allegedly forced the Honda off the roadway and into bushland where it has rolled onto its roof.
The driver and passenger have exited the Honda and were confronted by the males from the ute. The males have then allegedly assaulted the occupants from the Honda. One of the men from the Honda was stabbed in the left leg.
The two men from the ute have returned to their vehicle and have driven north from the scene at high speed.
At the intersection of Henry Lawson Drive and Flinders Road, the ute has allegedly collided with a motorcycle ridden by a 24-year-old male, and a silver Toyota Camry driven by a male.
The ute did not stop and continued travelling north bound along Henry Lawson Drive.
NSW Ambulance paramedics treated the men from the Honda at the scene. The man who had been stabbed was taken to Liverpool Hospital in a serious but stable condition. The other man was treated for minor injuries.
Paramedics also treated driver of the Camry and rider of the motorcycle. The driver of the Camry suffered chest injuries and was conveyed to Liverpool Hospital. The rider of the motorcycle was also taken to Liverpool Hospital in a critical condition.
Henry Lawson Drive between Flinders Road and Tower Road is currently closed, while police examine the scene and motorist are urged to avoid the area.
As inquiries continue, police are appealing for public assistance to identify the men who may be able to assist with their ongoing investigations. Assistance is also sought from members of the public who may have dashcam footage of the incident.
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.