P-Plate Driver Dead After Crashing Into Parked Truck
Devastating scenes on the roads in Sydney’s Hills District after a young P-plate driver was killed after crashing his ute into a parked truck.
The 18-year-old boy crashed into an unoccupied truck on Duffy Avenue in Thornleigh in the early hours of this morning. It is understood that he was travelling from a park where he had been with friends.
Emergency services rushed to the scene at around 1:20am but the teenager could not be saved and he died at the scene.
There was one male passenger, believed to be in his late teens, in the car during the accident and he is currently recovering in Royal North Shore Hospital with minor injuries.
A report is now being prepared for the coroner as police attempt to work out what occurred in the moments leading up to the fatal crash.