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Sea Cliff Bridge crash

POLICE are investigating following a single vehicle crash at Clifton on Saturday.

About 12.30am, police and emergency services were called to the Sea Cliff Bridge on Lawrence Hargrave Drive following reports of a crash.

On arrival, officers found a Toyota Hilux utility on the cliff edge.

The two men in the utility managed to climb up to the roadway and were treated by paramedics before they were both taken to Wollongong Hospital.

The driver, a 17-year-old P1 licence holder suffered a wrist injury while an 18-year-old male passenger suffered minor injuries.

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.

The Toyota was removed during daylight from the cliff edge by heavy lift equipment.

About Mick Roberts

A newspaper journalist, writer and local historian, Mick Roberts specialises in Australian cultural history, particularly associated with the Australian hotel and liquor industry. Mick has had an interest in revealing the colourful story of pubs, inns and associated industries in the Sydney and Illawarra regions of NSW for over 30 years. He is currently working on a comprehensive history of the hotel and liquor industry in the Illawarra region of NSW. Besides authoring a number of history books, Mick has owned and operated several community newspapers. He was one time editor of the Wollongong Northern News, The Bulli Times, The Northern Times, The Northern Leader and The Local - all located in the Wollongong region. As a journalist he has worked for Rural Press, Cumberland (News Limted), Sydney based, City News, and is now with Torch Publications.

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