BREAKING NEWS | Car crash leaves one dead and two injured

A serious car crash in Orange yesterday has left one woman dead and a man in a serious condition who was airlifted to Liverpool Hospital.

About 4.30pm on Wednesday, emergency services were called to Mitchell Highway, about 20km east of Orange following reports a Holden Astra and a Toyota Hilux collided.

The female driver of a Holden who was only 20 died at the scene. While the male driver, 32, in the Toyota was treated by paramedics before being taken to Orange Health Service in a serious but stable condition.

His male passenger, 60, was airlifted to Liverpool Hospital in a serious condition.

The road was closed for several hours while police examined the scene.

Officers attached to Canobolas Local Area Command have commenced inquiries into the circumstances surrounding the crash.

A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.

Anyone with information that may assist is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Smartphone
Tablet - Narrow
Tablet - Wide
Desktop