One critical, two serious after Gundagai crash

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A young woman has been airlifted to hospital in a critical condition after she and two others were injured in a high-speed two vehicle crash near Gundagai in NSW this afternoon.

Police say the accident happened on the Hume Highway near the ‘Dog on the Tucker Box’ shortly after 2.30pm AEDT.


It’s understood a Ford Falcon sedan travelling north crashed into a Mitsubishi sedan turning onto the highway from the service station.

The driver of the Mitsubishi, a woman believed to be aged in her late teens or early 20s, was critically injured.

She was airlifted to hospital by a Snowy Hydro SouthCare helicopter which landed on the highway.

The driver and passenger of the Ford, a man and woman, were treated at the scene by paramedics before being taken to Wagga Wagga Base Hospital with serious injuries.

A crime scene has been established by officers from Cootamundra Local Area Command and investigations are continuing.

The Hume Highway is partially closed in both directions as investigations take place.