Car collapses and kills teenager

May 27, 2024 2:17 pm in by

A teenager has died while performing maintenance on a vehicle in the state’s Southern Highlands.

About 1.15pm (Sunday 26 May 2024), emergency services responded to reports of a vehicle collapsing on a male in the driveway of a home on Ethridge Street, Mittagong.

Officers from the Hume Police District were informed that a 17-year-old teenager was performing maintenance beneath the vehicle at the time.

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NSW Ambulance paramedics treated the teenager, but he died at the scene.

A crime scene was established.

There are no suspicious circumstances, and a report will be prepared for the information of the coroner.


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