4 injured, 2 airlifted following horror head-on crash near Taree

TWO people have been airlifted to hospital following a horror head-on crash on the NSW Mid North Coast.

The two-car crash occurred on the Lansdowne Road at Cundletown just after 8pm last night.

Emergency services arrived at the scene to find a Toyota utility had collided head-on with a Volkswagen Golf.


A man and a woman who were travelling in the Toyota were treated by paramedics at the scene before they were transported by ambulance to the Port Macquarie Hospital. They’re in a stable condition.

PHOTO: Twitter via Louise Rennie ‏(@lourennie)

PHOTO: Twitter via Louise Rennie ‏(@lourennie)

A man and a woman who were travelling in the Volkswagen suffered more serious injuries. They were airlifted to Newcastle’s John Hunter Hospital in a serious but stable condition.

Police from the Mid North Coast Crash Investigation Unit are investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident and are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

Anyone who witnessed the crash and has not already spoken to police is urged to come forward and contact Taree Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.