Appeal for information after two seriously injured in crash - Central Coast

Monday, 03 May 2021 12:54:59 PM

An investigation is underway following a serious two-vehicle crash on the Central Coast yesterday.

About 6.10pm (Sunday 3 May 2021), emergency services were called to Wilfred Barrett Drive, Magenta, just north of The Entrance, after reports of a crash.

Officers attached to Tuggerah Lakes Police District were told a black Hyundai Coupe and a white Toyota Prado were travelling in opposite directions when the crash occurred.

The Hyundai driver, a 23-year-old woman, and her passenger, a 28-year-old woman, were treated at the scene for significant pelvic, leg, rib and internal injuries, before being airlifted to John Hunter Hospital, both in a serious condition.

The Toyota driver, a 16-year-old girl on a learner licence, and her passenger, a 53-year-old man, were not seriously injured.

The teen was taken to Wyong Hospital as a precaution.

The man was subject to a roadside breath test which returned a negative result.

A crime scene was established, which was examined by specialist police from the Crash Investigation Unit.

As inquiries continue, police are urging anyone who has dashcam footage to contact Tuggerah Lakes Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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.