17 year old driver in serious collision in Duffy

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A 17-year-old male is in hospital after a serious collision in Duffy this morning.

About 2.40am today (Sunday, 7 July 2019) ACT Policing was called to a single vehicle collision where a car collided with a tree on Burrinjuck Crescent, Duffy.

One person, the 17-year-old male driver, was trapped in the vehicle and treated at the scene by ACT Ambulance Service paramedics while being removed from the vehicle by ACT Fire & Rescue firefighters. He was then taken to hospital.

ACT Policing’s Crash Investigation and Reconstruction Team is investigating the incident.

Any witnesses, or anyone with dash-cam or CCTV footage is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website. Please quote reference 6414712.

Media enquiries

Police Media — (02) 5126 9070, act-police-media@afp.gov.au

*The initial release stated the driver was 18 years old. This information was incorrect.