Two dead, teen injured after alleged stolen car hits pole in Abbotsbury, in Western Sydney



Two men have died after an allegedly stolen car hit a pole in Sydney’s west early on Sunday morning.

Emergency services were called to a roundabout in Abbotsbury, about 40 kilometres from Sydney’s CBD, at 4:20am.

They found a Holden Commodore SS had struck a pole near Cowpasture Road and The Horsley Drive.

“Police have been told the vehicle was travelling north on Cowpasture Road, when it left the roadway before the roundabout and hit a pole,” NSW Police said in a statement.

Two men were dead at the scene.

A third occupant of the car, a 17-year-old boy, was taken to hospital where he remains under police guard with “non-life-threatening injuries”.

Police will allege the car was stolen from a home at Edmondson Park before the crash.

Following inquiries, a 37-year-old man from Edmondson Park was arrested in relation to the incident today.

“He is currently assisting police with their inquiries at Fairfield Police Station,” the spokesperson said.

A crime scene has been established and investigations are continuing.



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