Woman dies after car crash at Loftus on January 4

A 71-year-old woman has died in hospital following a crash that occurred at Loftus last Thursday.

The accident occured at the intersection of the Princes Highway and Rawson Avenue about 10am on January 4.

Police said a white Nissan X-Trail collided with a white Hyundai IMAX at the intersection.

The driver of the Hyundai, a 75-year-old woman, as well as two passengers from the Nissan, a 71-year-old woman and a 74-year-old woman, were taken to St George Hospital; all in a stable condition.

The 71-year-old woman was transferred to the Prince of Wales Hospital and died yesterday, Sunday.

Police from Sutherland Local Area Command are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.

Anyone who witnessed the crash is urged to contact Sutherland Police Station or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.