Double fatal crash at Lansdowne

Double fatal crash at Lansdowne

Two males have died following a single-vehicle crash at Lansdowne overnight.

About 11pm, emergency services were called to Henry Lawson Drive near the Hume Highway after reports a Volkswagen Golf had crashed into a tree.

The driver and passenger died at the scene and are yet to be formally identified.

Officers from Bankstown Police Area Command established a crime scene, which will be examined by specialist forensic police.

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

Henry Lawson Drive between the Hume Highway and Milperra Road was closed in both directions but all lanes are now reopen.

  • As inquiries into the circumstances surrounding the crash continue, anyone who may have dashcam footage or information are urged to contact Bankstown Police Station on 9783 2199 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Henry Lawson Drive between the Hume Highway and Milperra Road remains closed in both directions, please visit www.livetraffic.com for the latest updates prior to travelling.