A driver has died and two others have been injured in a three-vehicle crash at Mulgoa this morning.
The crash happened on Mulgoa Road about 5.40am, when two rigid trucks and a van collided.
“The driver of the van died at the scene, while the drivers of the other vehicles have been released,” a Police spokesperson said.
“One man is expected to be airlifted to Westmead Hospital suffering multiple injuries; the second will be taken to Nepean Hospital for mandatory testing.”
Mulgoa Road is closed between Vincent Avenue and Roscrea Drive. Diversions are in place around the crash scene.
Southbound traffic is being diverted onto Littlefields Road, The Northern Road and Park Road.
Northbound traffic is being diverted onto Park Road, The Northern Road and Littlefields Road.
Route 795 buses are diverting away from Mulgoa Road.
It is expected the road will be closed for some hours.
Troy Dodds is the Weekender’s Managing Editor and Senior Writer. He has more than 15 years experience as a journalist, working with some of Australia’s leading media organisations.