Man lucky to escape serious injuries at Port Wakefield, SA

Police are investigating the circumstances of a crash were a car was torn in half at Port Wakefield early this morning, according to SA Police.

About 5.40am, Thursday 20 September, police and SA Ambulance responded to reports of a crash on the Augusta Highway.

The driver, sole occupant of the car was travelling north on the highway when he hit a stobie pole. The 23-year man from the Copper Coast area was taken to the Lyell McEwin Hospital with an arm injury.

Anyone who may have witnessed the crash or has any information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at

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