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Two women die in nightmare head-on collision in Sydney’s southwest 

Two women die in nightmare head-on collision in Sydney – as police arrest ’20-year-old driver of stolen Landcruiser who fled the scene’

  • Two women die in a two-car crash in Sydney’s north west Tuesday night
  • Women, aged 66 and 62, died at the scene. Two others were taken to hospital
  • A 20-year-old man was arrested after allegedly fleeing the scene of the crash

A 20-year-old man has been arrested after two women died in a horror head-on crash in Sydney’s north-west on Tuesday evening.

Emergency crews were called to Henry Lawson Drive, Peakhurst about 8pm on Tuesday after reports of a crash involving two vehicles.

The female driver of a Honda sedan, a 66-year-old woman, and her female passenger, a 62-year-old woman, died at the scene.

Two women are dead after a horror head-on crash in Sydney’s north-west this evening

Emergency crews were called to Henry Lawson Drive, Peakhurst about 8pm on Tuesday after reports of a crash involving two vehicles

Emergency crews were called to Henry Lawson Drive, Peakhurst about 8pm on Tuesday after reports of a crash involving two vehicles

About 8pm on Tuesday, emergency crews responded to a two-car crash in Sydney's north-west

About 8pm on Tuesday, emergency crews responded to a two-car crash in Sydney’s north-west

The remaining passengers, a 62-year-old woman, and a 58-year-old man, were taken to St George Hospital for treatment where they remain in a stable condition, police said.

The 20-year-old driver of a Toyota Landcruiser involved in the crash was arrested nearby after allegedly fleeing the scene.

Police believe the four-wheel-drive was stolen earlier in the evening.   

He was taken to St George Hospital for treatment. He has since been released and was taken to St George Police Station to undergo a breath analysis.

Images of the horror crash show a vehicle flipped on its roof, empty beer boxes can be seen scattered around the car. 

West bound lanes are currently closed on Henry Lawson Drive. One east bound lane is open on Henry Lawson Drive.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner. 

West bound lanes are currently closed on Henry Lawson Drive. One east bound lane is open on Henry Lawson Drive

West bound lanes are currently closed on Henry Lawson Drive. One east bound lane is open on Henry Lawson Drive

A 20-year-old man, the driver and sole occupant of a Toyota Landcruiser, believed to be stolen, was arrested nearby on Park Street

A 20-year-old man, the driver and sole occupant of a Toyota Landcruiser, believed to be stolen, was arrested nearby on Park Street

Emergency crews work to help the passengers who were injured in the two-car collision

Emergency crews work to help the passengers who were injured in the two-car collision

The wreckage from the crash after fire crews rescued trapped passengers

The wreckage from the crash after fire crews rescued trapped passengers 

Ambulance, police and fire crews were called to the horrific scene on Tuesday night after a two-car collision

Ambulance, police and fire crews were called to the horrific scene on Tuesday night after a two-car collision

 

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