Bankstown Central tragedy: Teen in coma after falling from parking lot
- An 18-year-old man was running in a shopping center parking lot.
- He suffered serious head and facial injuries.
- He remains in the hospital in an induced coma.
A young man is clinging to life with severe head injuries after a fall in a shopping center car park in south-west Sydney overnight.
Emergency services responded to the scene in Bankstown Central shortly before 10pm on Wednesday night after it was reported that the teenager had been found injured.
It is understood that the teenager was jogging in the parking lot when he fell, sustaining serious head and facial injuries.
A young man fights for his life in hospital after sustaining severe head and facial injuries. In the image, paramedics at the scene.
Photos from the scene show the teen lying on a gurney surrounded by paramedics and other first responders performing first aid.
He was placed in an induced coma and rushed to Liverpool Hospital in critical condition.
He remains in a coma Thursday as police launched an investigation.
“Police have launched inquiries into the circumstances surrounding how the man was injured,” a spokeswoman told Daily Mail Australia.
‘An 18-year-old man is helping police with investigations.’
The mall is a busy complex with over 300 stores.
Anyone who was in the area at the time of the incident or has any information is asked to call Crime Stoppers.
Emergency services rushed to Bankstown Central after a teenager fell in the car park