A police officer and a woman have been injured in a two-vehicle crash in Sydney’s west overnight.
About 1am (Saturday 14 December 2019), a marked police vehicle from Nepean Police Area Command was responding on urgent duty, under lights and sirens, when it collided with a Mazda 3 at the intersection of the Great Western Highway and Russell Street, Emu Plains.
Following the collision, the police vehicle spun and hit a traffic control light.
The police driver, a male Constable, was uninjured and exited the vehicle to assist the driver of the Mazda.
The passenger, a female Constable, suffered an injury to her arm and was taken to Nepean Hospital for further treatment.
The driver and sole occupant of the Mazda, a 72-year-old woman, was taken to Nepean Hospital to be treated for minor injuries.
Investigations into the circumstances surrounding the crash are ongoing.
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.