One terrifying pile-up involving three trucks and several cars has claimed the life of two people on Sydney’s fringes around 3 pm on Thursday 14 October 2021.
This horrific accident caused long delays to traffic headed in both directions on the Pheasants Nest Bridge around the Hume Motorway near Wilton.
Fire and Rescue NSW crews worked to release several drivers trapped in their vehicles in the huge smash.
NSW Police confirmed up to 10 vehicles were involved in the ‘serious collision’.
The paramedics confirmed four victims were assessed at the scene.
Two of the patients were taken to Campbelltown Hospital and one to Liverpool Hospital.
Neither fatality has been identified.
Another Accident recorded Prior to the three-truck pile-up
Prior to the incident, another man died when his motorbike left the road and hit a tree at Creek Ridge Road, Glossodia in Sydney’s northwest.
‘Despite the efforts of emergency services, the rider – believed to be aged in his 40s – died at the scene,’ NSW Police said.