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Three taken to hospital after sedan crashes, rolls - Baulkham Hills

Saturday, 17 April 2021 08:25:39 AM

Three men have been taken to hospital, and a further two have escaped injury, after a sedan crashed and rolled in the front yard of a unit complex at Baulkham Hills this morning.

The crash happened after a 2014-model white Toyota Aurion, being driven north along Windsor Road, left the roadway near Rembrandt Drive about 2:40am (Saturday 17 April 2021).

The sedan hit a street sign before hitting two utilities parked at the unit complex with the impact forcing them into a parked hatchback. The sedan then hit a townhouse with such force it dislodged roof tiles. The sedan came to rest on the passenger side.

Officers from The Hills Police Area Command will allege the driver, a 26-year-old man from Baulkham Hills, attempted to run from the scene. He was chased on foot and arrested after a brief struggle. He is now in Westmead Hospital where he is being checked as well as undergoing mandatory testing.

A 22-year-old man, from Blaxlands Ridge, who was travelling in the back seat, sustained minor injuries and has also been taken to Westmead Hospital for treatment. Police will allege the man had also attempted to run from the scene and was arrested after a brief struggle.

A 21-year-old man from Baulkham Hills, seated in the back seat, was taken to Westmead Hospital to be checked as a precaution.

Another two passengers, both aged 20 and both from Baulkham Hills, escaped injury.

An investigation is now underway into the circumstances surrounding the crash.

Anyone with information about this incident, or who has dashcam vision, is urged to contact Castle Hill Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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