Two youths dead after horrifying crash

A horrific accident at Leeton NSW has claimed the lives of two youths and injured another two.

With only 20 days until Christmas this is the heartbreaking news you do not want to hear.

A 17-year-old girl from Cootamundra and 21-year-old male from Leeton have died following a horrifying car accident early Friday morning.


Police allege a ute, driven by a p-plater rolled several times and landed on its roof in an irrigation ditch around 12:30am.

An 18-year-old male is in a critical condition and the 19-year-old driver is receiving treatment for suspected back injuries.

Police are investigating whether alcohol or speed was involved and are appealing for witnesses to come forward.