Carabooda: man in intensive care after car hits tree

A MAN was seriously injured when the car he was driving struck a tree and became entangled in a wire fence in Carabooda, north of Perth, yesterday.

A police spokeswoman said the 46-year-old victim was travelling west in a gold Toyota Camry on Old Yanchep Road when he failed to negotiate a left hand bend about 4.40am.

“The Toyota left the road and hit a tree then a wire fence, trapping the driver in the vehicle,” she said.

The man remains in the intensive care unit in Royal Perth Hospital.

Police wish to speak with anyone who saw the crash or the car prior to it.

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