Drivers injured in SW crash

David CharlesworthHarvey-Waroona Reporter
A Holden Colorado and Nissan Patrol collided at an intersection just outside Cookernup on Thursday morning.
Camera IconA Holden Colorado and Nissan Patrol collided at an intersection just outside Cookernup on Thursday morning. Credit: David Charlesworth / Harvey-Waroona Reporter

A driver has been flown to Perth after a two car crash at an intersection in Cookernup this morning.

At the intersection of Eckersley and Riverdale Road just outside Cookernup, a Holden Colorado and Nissan Patrol collided just before 10am.

A Holden Colorado loaded for transport as Police investigate the cause of the crash.
Camera IconA Holden Colorado loaded for transport as Police investigate the cause of the crash. Credit: David Charlesworth

Both cars were entering the intersection when the crash occurred and the Holden was hit side on.

An RAC Rescue Helicopter was called in for the driver of the Holden who was taken to Perth with serious injuries.

The driver of the Nissan was not seriously injured but was taken to hospital for checks.

The Nissan Patrol just of Eckersley Road after a crash at the intersection with Riverdale Road.
Camera IconThe Nissan Patrol just of Eckersley Road after a crash at the intersection with Riverdale Road. Credit: David Charlesworth

Fire and Rescue volunteers responded and had to cut the Holden driver from the vehicle.

Harvey Police are investigating the cause of the crash.

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