Pedestrian in critical condition after crash at Penrith

A pedestrian is in a critical condition after a crash in Sydney’s western suburbs.

About 10am (Monday 26 September 2022), police were called to a Coallee Place, South Penrith, after reports of a crash.

Officers attached to Nepean Police Area Command attended and located an 81-year-old woman with life threatening injuries.

The woman was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance Paramedics and was conveyed to Westmead Hospital in a critical condition.

The driver of the car, an 87-year-old man, was taken to Nepean Hospital for mandatory testing.

Officers established a crime scene and have commenced inquiries into the circumstances surrounding the crash.

Police are urging anyone with information about the incident to come forward.

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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