Teen boy killed, another critically injured following horror crash in NSW

A young boy has been killed and another airlifted to hospital with life-threatening injuries following a horror single-vehicle crash in Central West NSW.

The accident happened on Wollar Road in Munghorn, about 35 kilometres north-east of Mudgee, at around midnight on Friday.

Police said an unlicensed 16-year-old boy lost control of a Ford Festiva at Munghorn Gap and flipped the vehicle onto its roof.


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A 14-year-old boy who had been riding shotgun died at the scene.

The 16-year-old driver was critically injured.

He was rushed to Mudgee Airport where he was airlifted to Westmead Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

A crime scene has been established and the Crash Investigation Unit will examine the circumstances surrounding the crash.

Anyone with any information is urged to come forward.