A man has died after a car hit a pole in Sydney’s south this morning.
About 2.15am (Saturday 8 August 2020), a coupe struck a power pole on King Georges Road, Hurstville.
Officers attached to St George Police Area Command commenced CPR until NSW Ambulance paramedics arrived, however a 19-year old male passenger died at the scene.
The P2 driver – a 19-year-old man – was treated for pelvic injuries before being taken to St George Hospital in a serious condition.
A backseat passenger–a man also aged 19–was transferred to St George Hospital with knee and foot injures. He is reported to be in a stable condition.
Officers from the Metropolitan Crash Investigation Unit were called and have commenced inquiries.
Police will be investigating whether speed was a factor.
King Georges Road, Hurstville, between Hillcrest Avenue and Woniora Road remains closed in both directions.
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.