Serious two-vehicle crash east of Gloucester

Wednesday, 10 March 2021 04:43:21 PM

Police are at the scene of a serious two-vehicle crash near Gloucester.

About 2.40pm today (Wednesday 10 March 2021), emergency services were called to The Bucketts Way east of Gloucester, following reports two vehicles had collided head-on.

One of the drivers – a male believed to be aged in his 20s – is currently being airlifted to John Hunter Hospital; he is reportedly in a critical condition.

The driver and sole occupant of the other vehicle is being treated at the scene for minor injuries.

Officers attached to Manning-Great Lakes Police District have established a crime scene and will investigate the circumstances surrounding the crash.

The Bucketts Way will be opened with a contra flow to be put in place. Drivers are being urged to avoid the area as extensive delays are expected. For the latest traffic information visit www.livetraffic.com or https://myroadinfo.com.au/.

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.