One dead, another injured after car slams into power pole in Sydney

A young man has died and another has been seriously injured after the car they were travelling in hit a power pole in Sydney’s north-west.

The horror accident happened on Carrington Road at Londonderry about 8.50pm last night.

A man travelling in the back seat of the vehicle sustained critical injuries and died at the scene, while a front-seat passenger sustained multiple injuries and was taken to Westmead Hospital.


The driver managed to escape serious injury and was also taken to Westmead Hospital for mandatory testing.

Police say all three men are believed to be aged in their 20s and are from western Sydney.

Officers from the Crash Investigation Unit are examining the scene with investigations into the crash ongoing.