Beacon Hill and Inglewood fatal crashes

Police investigate fatal pedestrian crash at Beacon Hill

Beacon Hill
Saturday, 28 May 2016

Police - NSW (Beacon Hill)
NSWPF Highway Patrol
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Police will prepare a report for the Coroner after a fatal pedestrian crash at Beacon Hill yesterday.

About 9.00am (Friday 27 May 2016), an 89-year-old woman reversed her Toyota Corolla out of her driveway on Lee Road, Beacon Hill.

Police have been told the vehicle struck a 96-year-old man who walking along the road.

NSW Ambulance Paramedics treated the man at the scene before taking him to Royal North Shore Hospital in a critical condition.

The woman was taken to Manly Hospital for mandatory blood and urine testing.

Sadly, the man died overnight.

Officers attached to Northern Beaches Local Area Command have commenced an investigation and will prepare a report for the Coroner outlining the full circumstances surrounding the crash.

Police are urging anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact police via Crime Stoppers.

Fatal crash in Inglewood

Monday, 30 May 2016

A person has died following a single vehicle crash at Inglewood tonight.

The incident happened on Inglewood-Rheola Road, near School Forest Road, at 8.50pm.

Police believe the car was travelling west when it left the roadway, crashing into a tree.

The driver, who was the single occupant of the car, died at the scene.

Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the crash.

Anyone with any information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report to

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to thes incident in Beacon Hill or Inglewood to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page at Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.

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