Man believed to be from Donegal arrested at Sydney Airport

An Irishman has been arrested boarding a flight from Australia to Dublin following a crash in which two men were seriously injured.

RTE is reporting this morning that the 22-year-old man, who is believed to be from Co Donegal, was arrested yesterday at Sydney Airport. A second man, also believed to be from Donegal, is still being sought.

It follows an incident in the Sydney suburb of Chifley, when a Mazda 323 - crashed into a parked van in the early hours of Saturday morning.

CCTV footage showed the alleged driver getting out of the car and leaving the scene on foot.

A back seat passenger was also seen leaving the scene a short time later. Two other men who were trapped in the car had to be freed by emergency services.