Police seek information after scooter rider seriously injured in crash – Strathfield

A scooter rider has been seriously injured after a crash in Sydney’s Inner West overnight.

About 11.20pm (Sunday 24 January 2021), emergency services were called to the intersection of Homebush and Redmyre roads, Strathfield, following reports of a crash.

Officers from Auburn Police Area Command attended the scene and were told a Toyota Yaris and a Honda scooter were travelling in opposite directions on Homebush Road when they collided at a set of traffic lights.

The food delivery rider, a 20-year-old man, was ejected from his scooter.

He was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics for fractures to both legs and a suspected fractured pelvis, before being taken to Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in a stable condition.

The Toyota driver, a 27-year-old woman, was breath tested at the scene and returned a negative result.

Officers from the Crash Investigation Unit have commenced inquiries into the circumstances surrounding the crash.

Anyone with dash cam vision or who may have been in the area at the time of the incident is urged to contact Auburn police.

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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