One woman fighting for life and another seriously injured after car crashes into Collie pub

Daryna ZadvirnaThe West Australian
Police were called to the scene at Crown Hotel on Throssell Street at about 11pm after receiving reports that pedestrians had been injured after a car crashed into a wall.
Camera IconPolice were called to the scene at Crown Hotel on Throssell Street at about 11pm after receiving reports that pedestrians had been injured after a car crashed into a wall. Credit: Lincoln Baker/WA News

One woman is fighting for life and another has been seriously injured after a car crashed into the wall of a pub in Collie last night.

Police were called to the scene at Crown Hotel on Throssell Street at about 11pm after receiving reports that two pedestrians had been injured after a car hit a pub wall, causing it to collapse.

A 23-year-old woman was flown to Royal Perth Hospital in a critical condition and is undergoing surgery, while an 18-year-old woman is being treated for serious injuries at Collie Hospital.

A man is currently being questioned by police and the investigation is ongoing.

Collie Police have closed off a section of Throssell St, between Mungalup Rd and Steere St Sth, and are advising traffic to avoid the area.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report it online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au.

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