Teenager seriously injured after multiple car crash – Blakehurst

Police are investigating after a teenage girl was seriously injured in a multiple vehicle crash in Sydney’s south overnight.

Just after 11.10pm yesterday (Saturday 5 September 2020), emergency services were called to the Princes Highway, Blakehurst, following reports of a multiple vehicle car crash.

Police have been told a Mercedes A45 AMG was driving north near the Tom Uglys Bridge when it allegedly veered onto the wrong side of the road and collided with a Toyota Corolla.

This allegedly caused two other vehicles to be hit, a Mitsubishi SUV and a Land Rover SUV.

The Toyota driver, a 17-year-old girl, was trapped in the vehicle for a period of time before being released.

She suffered leg and internal injuries and was taken to St George Hospital in a serious but stable condition.

The Mercedes driver, a 24-year-old man, was arrested and taken under police guard to hospital as a precaution. His passenger, a 22-year-old man, was also taken to hospital as a precaution.

The drivers of both SUVs were uninjured.

The Crash Investigation Unit and officers from St George Police Area Command are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.

Inquiries continue.

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.

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