Teen boy critically injured in Glenreagh Crash

A TEENAGE boy is in a critical condition after a crash on the Orara Way near Glenreagh in the early hours of Saturday morning.

According to a statement from police shortly after midnight on Saturday morning a Holden Commodore was travelling along Orara Way near Glenreagh when it left the road and hit a tree.

Police and other emergency services rushed to the scene and the 19-year-old male driver was taken to Coffs Harbour Health Campus in a critical but stable condition.

Two male passengers aged 20 and 23 and two female passengers aged 19 and 26 were also taken to Coffs Harbour Health Campus with minor injuries.

A crime scene was established at the crash site and police will allege officers seized 143 grams of cannabis from a back pack that had been thrown from the vehicle.

Police also allegedly found a significant amount of alcohol strewn across the impact scene.

A police investigation into the incident is under way.

Anyone with information about the incident or the circumstances leading up to it are urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page at https://www1.police.gov.au.



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