Murdoch serious crash

Officers from the Major Crash Investigation Section are seeking information regarding an incident that occurred in Murdoch on Wednesday 12 May 2021.

About 2:20pm two police motorcycles were responding to a complaint of three motorcycles travelling together at excessive speed whilst wearing no helmets on the Kwinana Freeway cycleway near Farrington Road.

When officers attended they saw a male person sitting on a stationary motorcycle on the cycleway. As police approached the motorcycle, the rider abandoned the bike and ran south along the cycleway, colliding with a police motorcycle.

The 15-year-old youth was conveyed to Fiona Stanley Hospital for treatment of a serious leg injury received. The police officer was uninjured.

Major Crash investigators ask anyone who has dash-camera or mobile phone vision of the crash scene, or the motorcycles travelling in the area prior to the crash, to upload the vision via this link:

https://wapf.au.evidence.com/axon/citizen/public/policecrashmurdoch

Anyone with information regarding this crash is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report the information online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au.

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