Passenger dies in hospital three days after crash

A WOMAN badly injured in a crash on Sydney’s Upper North Shore has sadly died in hospital.

The 36-year-old was a passenger in a Mazda 3 which collided with a Volkswagen Golf on the Pacific Highway at Wahroonga just before 4pm last Sunday.

The woman, who was travelling in the front seat, was critically injured and spent the next three days fighting for her life in Sydney’s Royal North Shore Hospital.


Sadly, in a statement released this morning, police confirmed the woman, from Waitara, succumbed to her injuries and passed away in hospital yesterday.

The 38-year-old man driving the Mazda remains in Royal North Shore Hospital in a stable condition, while the driver of the Volkswagen, a 23-year-old woman, was treated for a broken arm.

Officers from Kuring-Gai Police Area Command are still investigating the circumstances crash and are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.

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