Driver airlifted after crash

Picture: Gary Sissons

A P-PLATE driver was flown by Air Ambulance to Royal Melbourne Hospital after a car crash on Mornington-Tyabb Rd, Mornington, 10.30pm, Monday 27 March.

The man, 19, of Mt Eliza, was with two friends in a small sedan when it lost control and skidded backwards into a tree near Dunns Rd. Sergeant Dennis Ramsay, of Mornington police, said the man was freed by ambulance officers and stabilised.

Mornington Fire Brigade and Frankston SES crews assisted in the rescue.

First published in the Mornington News – 4 April 2017