NSW: 7 seriously injured in horror head-on crash

SEVEN people have been seriously injured following a nasty head-on crash in the NSW Northern Tablelands.

Police say a Toyota Cressida being driven by a 19-year-old man collided head-on with a Peugeot sedan being driven by a 21-year-old man on Damaresq Dam Road at Armidale about 5pm on Saturday.

The young driver of the Cressida suffered serious injures and was airlifted to John Hunter Hospital for treatment.


His 42-year-old male passenger and the five occupants of the Peugeot, a 21-year-old man and three 20-year-old women, were also rushed to hospital with various serious injuries.

A crime scene was established and officers from the Metropolitan Crash Investigation Unit are investigating.