House damaged after vehicles collide – Panania

A house has sustained structural damage after being hit when two cars collided at Panania overnight.

The crash happened when a Toyota Hilux and a Nissan X-Trail collided at the intersection of Topping Street and Marco Avenue about 8.20pm (Thursday 20 February 2020).

The vehicles continued across the intersection with the utility striking a house on Panania Avenue.

The 17-year-old youth driving the utility was taken to Bankstown Hospital to be treated for injuries to his right leg. His passenger, also aged 17, was not injured.

A 46-year-old Padstow Heights man driving the SUV declined medical treatment.

The residents, a couple, aged in their 70s, were home at the time and were shaken but not physically injured.

The house has been pushed about 30cm from its footings and there is damage to the internal walls.

Investigations are continuing.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or Information is treated in strict confidence.

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