Illawarra Mercury
Wednesday, 29 November 2023

No charges after ute t-bones police car at Wollongong CBD intersection

Kate McIlwain
Updated November 4 2023 - 7:34pm, first published 7:30pm

Police who were responding to an urgent mental health call in Wollongong CBD were abruptly stopped as a white ute crashed into them at traffic lights.

Kate McIlwain

Kate McIlwain


For more than a decade, I've helped the Illawarra Mercury set the news agenda across the region. Currently I'm the paper's health reporter - covering the stories of Illawarra workers and residents in the wake of a global pandemic and at a time where our health systems are stretched to the limit.