Driver dies in hospital following crash - Pagewood
Saturday, 21 August 2021 02:52:57 AM
A man has died in hospital following a crash in Sydney’s east overnight.
Just before 9pm (Friday 20 August 2021), emergency services were called to Banks Avenue, Pagewood, after reports of a crash.
Officers from Eastern Beaches Police Area Command attended and found a Toyota had crashed into the rear of a BMW at the intersection of Prince Edward Circuit before hitting a parked box trailer.
The driver and sole occupant, a 49-year-old man, was freed from the vehicle and treated by paramedics.
He was taken to St Vincent’s Hospital in a critical condition, where he died shortly after.
The male driver of the BMW was uninjured.
A crime scene was established as inquiries continue into the circumstances surrounding the crash.
A report will be prepared for the Coroner.
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