Elderly pair freed from overturned car at South Penrith

The scene on Tania Avenue. Photo: Melinda Jane.
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Emergency crews have freed two people trapped in an overturned car at South Penrith.

The accident happened at around 10am this morning on Tania Avenue.

There’s been a significant emergency response with firefighters, police and paramedics attending.

Both occupants, aged in their 70s, are suffering injuries but have been rescued from the vehicle after being trapped for some time.

“They were treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to Nepean Hospital in a serious condition,” a Police spokesperson told the Weekender.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has dashcam footage is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

The scene of the crash at South Penrith. Photo: Melinda Jane.
Troy Dodds

Troy Dodds is the Weekender's Managing Editor and Breaking News Reporter. He has more than 20 years experience as a journalist, working with some of Australia's leading media organisations. In 2023, he was named Editor of the Year at the Mumbrella Publish Awards.

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