Driver, passenger sought after crash – Brighton-Le-Sands

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a driver and his passenger involved in a single-vehicle crash in Sydney’s south today.

About 11.40am (Sunday 27 September 2020), emergency services were called to Bay Street, Brighton-Le-Sands, after white Holden GTS crashed.

Police have been told the Holden hit a median strip before striking a flagpole, causing the pole to snap.

The male driver of the Holden and his male passenger exited the car and left the scene prior to the arrival of police.

They were last seen walking south down a laneway off Bay Street.

Officers from St George Police Area Command and the Traffic and Highway Patrol Command attended the scene and have commenced inquiries.

Police would like to speak to two males they believe may be able to assist them with their inquiries.

Both men are described as being of Mediterranean/Middle Eastern appearance and aged in their mid-20s to mid-30s.

The driver is further described as having a short dark beard and was seen wearing a blue t-shirt, light coloured shorts, sunglasses and white sneakers.

The passenger was last seen wearing a black jacket and a black shirt with red track pants.

Anyone with information about the crash – or anyone with dashcam vision – is urged to come forward.

Investigations are continuing.

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.

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