Horror Crash In Western Sydney Claims Toddler's Life

Several other children critical

Horror Crash In Western Sydney Claims Toddler's Life 7 News

Police are set to interview a disqualified learner mini-bus driver who was involved in the crash which killed a toddler yesterday afternoon.

The tragic incident in Kemps Creek saw a mini-bus carrying nine people and a Mercedes Benz commercial van collide on Mamre Road just after 1.30pm.

The two vehicles are believed to have collided in the northbound lanes.

A two-year-old girl sustained critical injuries in the crash and later died in The Children's Hospital, Westmead.

A 59-year-old man in the front passenger seat of the mini-bus was also critically injured, while a 23-year-old woman sitting in the middle row suffered two broken legs.

They are both being treated in Liverpool Hospital.

A boy and girl, both 16-years-old, are also being treated at the same hospital.

A 10-year-old girl, a nine-month old boy and a three-year-old boy were taken to the Children's Hospital. 

The 20-year-old disqualified learner driver who was driving the mini-bus is being treated for abrasions.

According to NSW Police, it is believed that the people travelling in the van were all a part of the same family.

 

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