Car crash into tree - Wentworth Falls

Published: 09 Sep 2020 04:10pm

Just after 4pm today Fire and Rescue NSW crews from the Blue Mountains area were called reports of a car crash on the Great Western Hwy, Wentworth Falls. 

Upon arrival crews found that a car had crashed into a tree with the male driver becoming trapped inside the vehicle. Firefighters were able to quickly free the man and he is being treated on scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics.

Traffic in the area is heavily affected, one lane of the Great Western Hwy is still closed as emergency services clear the incident. Please exercise caution if you are driving through the area.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

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Stations nearby


3 Cascade Street, Wentworth Falls NSW 2782

LAWSON Fire Station

306-307 Great Western Highway, Lawson NSW 2783

LEURA Fire Station

194-196 The Mall, Leura NSW 2780