Driver dead after truck collision in Sydney's north west

A person has died after a car collided head-on with a truck in Sydney’s north-west this morning. Emergency services were called to Northern Road, Berkshire Park, after reports a truck and car had collided around 6am. The driver of the car died at the scene.

No one else was in the vehicle at the time.

Fatal car accident in Sydney’s north west. January 12, 2021. (9News)

The male truck driver was uninjured and has been taken to Hawkesbury Hospital for mandatory testing. Police have established a crime scene and the Northern Road remains closed between Carrington Road and Leitch Avenue.

Motorists are advised to avoid the area.

No further information is available at this time.