Double fatality on Gipps Way, south of Condobolin

A head-on collision between a sedan and a truck near Condobolin yesterday has left two people dead and a woman in critical condition.

About 5.45pm (Monday, 20 November 2017), a 59-year-old man was driving a truck north on the Gipps Way, about 30km south of Condobolin.

A 21-year-old woman was driving a sedan south on the Gipps Road, with two passengers, when the vehicles collided.

The driver of the truck managed to escape before his vehicle caught alight.

He suffered minor injuries and was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics.

The driver of the sedan was flown to Westmead Hospital suffering critical injuries while her two passengers, a man and a woman, died at the scene.

Both passengers are yet to be identified.

The road was closed for some time and crash investigators were still on the scene at 1am.