UPDATE: Emergency services unable to save driver after single car accident

Update 3.30pm

AN elderly man died following a single car accident at the intersection of Brilliant and Stewart streets at 10.13am on Friday.

NSW Ambulance Inspector Rhys Dive said the man, who was driving a Mazda sedan, appeared to have suffered a cardiac arrest while driving.

Police and ambulance crews performed CPR at the scene before the man was transferred to Bathurst Hospital in a critical condition, where he later died.


EMERGENCY services are on the scene of a single vehicle crash at a busy Bathurst intersection.

Police, fire and ambulance crews were called to the intersection of Brilliant and Stewart streets at 10.13am on Friday.

Paramedics are treating a single elderly occupant of the car.

Motorists are being asked to avoid the area around.