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Appeal for information after multi-vehicle crash - Newtown

Tuesday, 28 February 2017 02:16:09 AM

Police are appealing for public assistance after a four vehicle crash in Newtown yesterday.

About 9.50pm (Monday 27 February 2017), emergency services were called to King Street, following reports four vehicles were involved in a crash.

Police have been told that the driver of a Ford Focus, a 21-year-old man, was travelling south on King Street and collided with three other vehicles.

One of the vehicles involved then struck a pedestrian walking along King Street.

The male driver of the Ford Focus appeared uninjured, and fled the scene on foot.

The male driver of a van, aged 53, and his male passenger were taken to Royal Prince Alfred Hospital with minor injuries.

The pedestrian, a 24-year-old man, was taken to Royal Prince Alfred Hospital with a suspected fractured wrist.

The male driver of the Toyota Yaris, aged 25, and the 20-year-old female driver of the Nissan Qashqai were uninjured.

Officers from Newtown Local Area Command attended and are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.

Police urge anyone with information in relation to the crash to contact Crime Stoppers.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.