Shoalhaven News

Man charged over Thursday's fatal crash at Milton

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A man has been charged following a fatal crash at Milton, on the state’s south coast, earlier this week.

Emergency services were called to Matron Porter Drive just before 4pm on Thursday (11 January 2018), after a Volvo and a Subaru collided head-on.

The front passenger of the Subaru, a 36-year-old woman, died at the scene.

The other occupants of the Subaru – the 36-year-old male driver and a five-year-old boy - were taken to hospital with critical injuries.

The Volvo driver, a 39-year-old man, was taken to Milton Hospital before being transferred to St George Hospital for treatment.

Following inquiries by the Metropolitan Crash Investigation Unit, the 39-year-old man was arrested after being discharged from hospital today (Saturday 13 January 2018) and taken to Kogarah Police Station where he was charged with:

- Dangerous driving occasioning death;

- Dangerous driving occasioning grievous bodily harm (x2);

- Negligent driving occasioning death;

- Negligent driving occasioning grievous bodily harm.

The Narrawallee man was given bail to appear at Sutherland Local Court on Tuesday 20 February 2018.