Police are responding to serious crash at Renmark, South Australia

A driver and two passengers are in hospital following a serious crash overnight at Renmark.

Just before 2.30am on Monday 10 August, patrols were called to Renmark Avenue after a stolen Ford sedan hit a light pole before flipping and coming to rest in the front yard of a property.

The driver, a 16-year-old from Murray Bridge suffered life threatening injuries while his two passengers, an 18-year-old and a 24-year-old, both from Berri received minor injuries. All three have been taken to the Berri Hospital with the driver expected to be transferred to the Royal Adelaide Hospital later this morning.

Renmark Avenue is currently closed to all eastbound traffic with diversions in place and investigators from Major Crash are making their way to the scene.

The car was stolen from a Renmark address nearby a short time before the crash.

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