Five injured in serious crash near Port Wakefield

Two women were airlifted to Adelaide with serious injuries after two cars crashed just north of Port Wakefield on Thursday night.

Just before 6pm on Thursday, October 4, a red Ford Laser and a maroon Nissan Pulsar collided at the intersection of the Augusta Highway and the Copper Coast Highway.

Two passengers in the Ford Laser, a 77-year-old woman and a 28-year-old woman both from Port Pirie, were airlifted to the Royal Adelaide Hospital with serious injuries.  The driver of the Laser, a 36-year-old man from Port Pirie, received only minor injuries.

While the driver of the Nissan Pulsar, a 84-year-old woman from Port Wakefield and her passenger, a 70-year-old woman also from Port Wakefield, were conveyed to the Lyell McEwin Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash, anyone who witnessed the crash is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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