Serious car accident at Wallerawang

Published: 28th February 2009

Early this morning firefighters from Wallerawang and Lithgow responded to a single vehicle car accident on Castlereagh Highway, Wallerawang. Crews arrived to find one person already out of the vehicle with three more people trapped and police and ambulance officers on scene. A helicopter was requested as firefighters extricated the trapped occupants. One person was airlifted and three others taken to hospital. The highway was closed in both directions until the incident was concluded.