Three injured after truck wipes out car in NSW crash

A number of people have suffered multiple fractures following a crash involving a truck and car in Sydney’s west.

The accident happened on the corner of Berkeley and Hamilton streets in South Wentworthville just after 9am on Saturday.

It’s understood a truck slammed into the side of a car at speed, sending it spinning across the intersection.


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The car came to rest in the front yard of a house following the collision, while the truck crashed head-on into a tree.

The driver of the car, a 46-year-old woman, was treated by paramedics at the scene for a suspected fractured pelvis.

The scene of the crash PHOTO: Top Notch Video via Traffic and Highway Patrol Command - NSW Police Force on Facebook

PHOTO: Top Notch Video via Traffic and Highway Patrol Command – NSW Police Force on Facebook

She was taken to Westmead Hospital for treatment, as was her passenger, a 17-year-old girl, who was complaining of abdominal pain.

The passenger of the truck, a 29-year-old man, was treated by paramedics at the scene for a suspected fractured leg before he too was taken to Westmead Hospital.

The truck driver, a 29-year-old man, was not injured.

He was subjected to a roadside breath test which returned a negative result.

PHOTO: Top Notch Video via Traffic and Highway Patrol Command - NSW Police Force on Facebook

PHOTO: Top Notch Video via Traffic and Highway Patrol Command – NSW Police Force on Facebook