Miracle escape as car crashes into dam spillway

The vehicle that crashed into the Leslie Dam spillway on Tuesday night.
The vehicle that crashed into the Leslie Dam spillway on Tuesday night. Peter Kuwert

TWO people have been injured in a single-vehicle crash on Leslie Dam Rd. 

It has been reported the car came off the bridge at the end of Leslie Dam Rd about 6.45pm, landing in the spillway at the dam. 

SunWater have been asked by emergency services not to release water into the spillway while the site is being cleared.

It was a miracle escape for two people in this car which crashes into the Leslie Dam spillway.
It was a miracle escape for two people in this car which crashes into the Leslie Dam spillway.

Two people in the vehicle escaped with minor injuries.

Investigations are continuing.


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