Mt Druitt - St Mary's Standard (East) - - NEWS -


A woman was ar­rested for high-range drink-driv­ing on Sun­day, Au­gust 2. At about 9.20pm po­lice were pa­trolling the Will­mot area when they stopped a ve­hi­cle as it was driv­ing along Cap­tain Cook Drive. Po­lice spoke with the women briefly be­fore she was sub­jected to a road­side breath test, which re­turned a pos­i­tive re­sult. She was taken to Mt Druitt po­lice sta­tion and was sub­jected to a breath anal­y­sis, which re­turned a read­ing in the high range. The woman’s driver’s li­cence was sus­pended and a court at­ten­dance no­tice was is­sued for her to ap­pear be­fore Mt Druitt Lo­cal Court.


COLY­TON A man will face court af­ter be­ing caught driv­ing while dis­qual­i­fied in Coly­ton on Mon­day, Au­gust 3. At about 4.20pm the 19-yearold man was seen by po­lice driv­ing down Jir­rang Close. As he was pre­vi­ously known to po­lice for hav­ing his li­cence dis­qual­i­fied, the man was spo­ken to at the scene be­fore be­ing is­sued with a court at­ten­dance no­tice to ap­pear be­fore Mount Druitt Lo­cal Court in re­la­tion to the in­ci­dent.


AUS­TRAL/COLY­TON Po­lice are re-ap­peal­ing for wit­nesses to come for­ward fol­low­ing a se­ri­ous three­ve­hi­cle col­li­sion on Mon­day in Aus­tral, in which a Coly­ton woman was trapped. At about 8.30am, po­lice and emer­gency ser­vices were called to Fif­teenth Ave fol­low­ing re­ports of a mo­tor ve­hi­cle col­li­sion. On ar­rival po­lice found a Hyundai sedan and a BMW sedan had col­lided head-on while a third car, a Toy­ota sedan, sus­tained mi­nor dam­age. The Toy­ota driver and pas­sen­ger, a 12-yearold boy, were un­in­jured but the Hyundai driver, a 46-year-old woman from Coly­ton, was trapped in her car. She was re­leased by NSW Fire and Res­cue, be­fore be­ing taken to Liver­pool Hos­pi­tal in a crit­i­cal con­di­tion. The oc­cu­pants of the BMW, a 25-year-old woman and five-year-old boy from Kemps Creek, were in­jured and were flown to West­mead Hos­pi­tal. The woman was treated for a frac­tured wrist and the child for fa­cial in­juries. Po­lice ask any wit­nesses to the col­li­sion that have not come for­ward to call Green Val­ley po­lice sta­tion on 9607 1799, or Crime Stop­pers.

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