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Nepean Hospital, NSW, Kingswood: Two people dead after horror crash


Car crashes into side of major Australian hospital, killing two

Two people have been killed after a car crashed into the side of a hospital in western Sydney.

Police said a woman in her 60s reportedly reversed into another car before hitting a pedestrian, a woman believed to be in her 40s, outside a multi-storey car park near Nepean Hospital near Penrith around 3:20 p.m. on Thursday.

Both tragically died in the incident. It is clear that the driver has had a medical episode.

NSW Police and NSW Ambulance paramedics are on the scene and the cause of the crash is under investigation.

Emergency services at the scene of the accident

A spokesperson for NSW Police said: ‘The driver and pedestrian have both been assessed by NSW Ambulance paramedics; however, they were pronounced dead on the spot.’

“The driver of the other car – a woman believed to be in her 30s – was left in a state of shock by hospital staff.”

While Nepean Hospital remains open, patients, visitors and staff are being asked to avoid the area outside the multi-storey parking garage on Parker Street.

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