Toe severed in ute crash
An 18-year-old Mt Druitt man severed his toe after the ute he was driving hit a guard rail at the intersection of Carlisle and Eddy avenues at Mt Druitt on Sunday morning. It is alleged the man, a learner driver and sole occupant of the car, lost control before hitting the rail and becoming trapped. An off-duty paramedic stopped to help. Police said they expected to charge the man.