Illawarra Newsroom

Medical episode could be behind M1 crash

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Police are investigating if the driver who rolled his car on the M1 at West Wollongong yesterday had a medical episode just moments before the accident.

The male driver had to be cut from the wreckage before being airlifted to St George Hospital with head injuries.

His two passengers, including a young boy were taken to Wollongong Hospital while a small dog died after being ejected from the car.

Image: 9 News Illawarra