Driver seriously injured in single-vehicle crash – Central Coast

A driver has been seriously injured and her two passengers hospitalised after a single-vehicle crash on the Central Coast overnight.

About 12.30am (Friday 5 March 2021), emergency services were called to Shelley Beach Road, near the intersection of The Entrance Road, Long Jetty, after a Volkswagen sedan hit a power pole.

The driver, a 32-year-old woman, sustained head injuries and was airlifted to John Hunter Hospital, where she remains in a serious condition.

Two passengers, a 41-year-old man and a 31-year-old woman, were also taken to Gosford Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Officers from Tuggerah Lakes Police District established a crime scene and commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash.

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.

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