One man is in a critical condition at The Canberra Hospital and two others suffered minor injuries following a single vehicle collision earlier this morning (Saturday, June 4).
About 2.45am police were called to Totterdell Street in Belconnen after a car hit a tree. The driver and rear passenger sustained minor injuries while the front seat passenger suffered critical injuries after going through the front windscreen of the white Toyota Rav 4.
The front passenger was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the collision.
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All three men are aged in their mid 20’s.
ACT Policing’s Collision Investigation and Reconstruction Team are investigating the cause of the collision.
Anyone who may have witnessed the white Toyota Rav 4 at or prior to the collision are urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers website on www.act.crimestoppers.com.au. Information can be provided anonymously.
ACT Policing would like to remind motorists and their passengers to ‘buckle up’ when they get in the car; it could save your life.