Motorcyclist crashes after police pursuit – Cabramatta

A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital with minor injuries after crashing his bike into a car in Cabramatta tonight.

About 9.30pm (Friday 30 October 2020), officers from South West Metropolitan Traffic and Highway Patrol attempted to stop a motorbike that was travelling eastbound on the Hume Highway, near Longfield Street, when it sped away.

Moments later, the motorbike collided with a car at a roundabout of Longfield Street and Vale Road, Cabramatta.

The 50-year-old rider was arrested and taken to Liverpool Hospital for treatment to minor injuries.

Inquiries continue by officers from Fairfield City Police Area Command.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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