Man charged, after eight car crash at Woodbine

A 26-year-old man has been charged with 13 offences after an eight car crash near Campbelltown on Friday night.

The crash, in which a teenager died and five others were injured, happened on Campbelltown Road near Rose Payten Drive at Woodbine about 7.15pm on Friday night.

The man has been charged with manslaughter, aggravated driving occasioning death, four counts of aggravated dangerous driving occasioning grievous bodily harm, causing bodily harm by misconduct, negligent driving occasioning death, four counts of negligent driving occasioning grievous bodily harm and not keeling left of the median strip. 


The crash involved eight cars: a blue holden Commodore, a Toyota Yaris, Nissan X-Trail, Ford Mondeo, Hyundai Santa Fe, a Commodore wagon, Kia Sportage and a Mitsubishi Lancer. 

The 26-year-old man, who was driving a blue Commodore, was freed from the vehicle after it caught fire.

A 17-year-old boy who was a paassenger in the Kia Sportage, died at the scene.

The driver of hte Kia, a 57-year-old man, and the other three passengers were all seriously injured and underwent surgery.

The 26-year-old man will appear via bedside court hearing at Parramatta Local Court on Sunday.