Elderly man dies after being found injured on Sydney nature strip

An elderly man who was found lying injured on a nature strip in Sydney’s west overnight has died.

The 72-year-old man was found in Shoreline Drive at Rhodes just before 8.30pm, police said.

Police said he was injured.


He was treated by paramedics at the scene but died after being transported to Concord Hospital.

Police from Burwood Local Area Command assisted by detectives from State Crime Command’s Homicide Squad established a crime scene and have commenced investigations.

Anyone with information that could assist police with their investigations into the matter is urged to come forward.