Two people taken to hospital after car crashes into tree

Chris Lynch
Chris Lynch
Jun 16, 2023 |

Photo: Supplied

Police have responded to a one vehicle crash where a car collided with a tree on Bealey Avenue.

The incident occurred around 4:30pm yesterday afternoon during busy traffic.

Both the driver and passenger received moderate injuries from the crash and were transported to hospital.

A witness to the crash told Chris Lynch Media a man who appeared to be drunk was arrested by Police at the scene.

Video: Supplied

Police are investigating the cause of the crash including and whether charges will be laid. 

A Police spokesperson said they would like to thank the many witnesses who are assisting them with their enquiries.

Chris Lynch
Chris Lynch

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