Police suspend high-speed chase

THE motorcyclist involved in a high speed pursuit near Grafton this morning is believed the have crashed shortly after police called off the chase.

A passing motorist called emergency services to report the rider was lying injured on the old Pacific Highway near Musk Valley, south of Grafton.

 THE motorcycHighway Patrol officers attached to the Clarence Local Area Command called off the chase at about 11.30am this morning when the biker reached speeds of 150km/h heading into Grafton.

Police originally thought the rider would continue north to Ballina or Lismore via either the Summerland Way or the Pacific Highway.

Police radio communications indicate the rider appeared to have suffered only minor injuries and ambulance paramedics had been called off from attending the scene.

The rider was taken into custody by police and conveyed to Grafton Police Station for questioning.

 Anyone with information should contact police on either 000 or Crime Stoppers 1800 333 000.

Topics:  high speed pursuit, motorbike, police




Local Real Estate

finda logo
Featured Real Estate
ORIGINAL 1930'S COTTAGE... $1,395,000
House 3 4 5
WILDLIFE WONDERLAND! $399,000
Rural 0 0
Established TAHITIAN... CONTACT AGENT
House 7 4
WILDLIFE WONDERLAND! $399,000
Residential Land 0 0

Featured Jobs

finda logo

Lismore jobs listed daily


Featured Jobs
RETAIL GENERAL... Ocean Shores Full Time


Local Partners

LATEST DEALS AND OFFERS

Free Seed Packets

with token from today's paper
Learn More

Your Chance to Win!

Click here for more details...
Learn More

Cars For Sale

Find cars for sale online now.
Learn More

Property Listings

Post an ad from $30
Learn More

Local Profile

Stay Connected

Get the news as it happens, in your inbox

You can change the newsletters you are subscribed to when you edit your profile

Edit Profile


Special Offers

Latest deals and offers

View today's ePaper!

Read the digital edition
Learn More

Horoscopes

Virgo

You may need to limit your choices and destinations if travel is on the cards. Your plans will have to fit your budget. You have to crawl...

read more

Marketplace

Special Offers & Promotions

Compare & Save