Woman dies following crash - South Coast

Saturday, 01 January 2022 02:28:33 PM

A woman has died following a two-vehicle crash on the South Coast this morning.

Just after 10.45am (Saturday 1 January 2022), emergency services were called to Currarong Road, Currarong, following reports a Subaru Forester and a Hyundai sedan had collided head-on.

The female driver of a Subaru died at the scene. She is yet to be formally identified.

The Hyundai driver – a 20-year-old man – was treated by NSW Ambulance Paramedics for minor injuries before being airlifted to Wollongong Hospital as a precaution. He will also undergo mandatory testing.

Officers attached to South Coast Police District established a crime scene and with the assistance of specialist officers commenced investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash.

A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.

Police are appealing for anyone with any information or dashcam footage to contact Nowra Police Station on 02 4421 9699 or 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.