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Further Charges Laid Over Greenacre School Crash

Further Charges Laid Over Greenacre School Crash”

He died on Tuesday after an SUV driven by a 52-year-old mother Maha Al -Shennag killed the two boys when it smashed into their classroom. Seventeen students and one teacher were treated at the scene for various injuries.

Just before 9.45am on Tuesday, emergency services were called to the school on Boronia Road at Greenacre, after a Toyota Kluger crashed into a classroom where children were being taught. (Supplied) Two boys died after being trapped beneath the auto.

The female driver was charged with two counts of "dangerous driving occasioning death - drive manner dangerous", and 'negligent driving (occasioning death)'.

She's now also been charged with unsafe driving occasioning grievous bodily harm and causing actual bodily harm by misconduct.

Ms Al-Shennag has undergone mandatory blood and urine tests with results yet to be returned to police.

The horrific crash took the lives of eight-year-old best friends Andrew Encinas and Jihad Darwiche.

Her 12-year-old son was in the vehicle at the time of the incident but he was unharmed.

The woman was granted conditional bail and is due to face all charges at Bankstown Local Court on Wednesday 29 November.

Police are investigating whether a dropped phone or drink bottle may have distracted her before the crash.



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