Car crash - person trapped - Ashfield

Published: 30 Jul 2020 03:54pm

Shortly before 4pm, Fire and Rescue NSW crews from Ashfield and Burwood Fire Stations were called to a car accident on Frederick Street, Ashfield.

Crews arrived in minutes to find a car crashed into a tree. The driver was trapped in the vehicle requiring rescue.

The driver was extradited from the vehicle in a rescue that took crews less than ten minutes.

The driver was transported to hospital by Ambulance NSW.

Road closures were in place, but have since reopened. There may be increased traffic in the area. Drive with caution.

Updated: 30 Jan 2023 09:15pm

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Stations nearby

ASHFIELD Fire Station

16 Victoria Street, Ashfield NSW 2131

BURWOOD Fire Station

12b Livingstone Street, Burwood NSW 2134


1 Marion Street, Leichhardt NSW 2040