A man has died following a single-vehicle crash in Sydney’s south-west overnight.
About 1am (Saturday 12 June 2021), emergency services were called to Edmondson Avenue, Austral, near Tenth Avenue, following reports of a crash.
On arrival, officers from Liverpool City Police Area Command found a BMW sedan had left the roadway and crashed through a fence and into a power pole, before catching fire.
The driver and single occupant of the vehicle, believed to be a man, was located inside the car deceased. He is yet to be formally identified.
A crime scene was established as inquiries into the cause of the crash commenced.
A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.
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.