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Teen arrested following pursuit and crash - Lansvale

Wednesday, 28 June 2017 06:15:43 AM

A teenager has been arrested after a police pursuit in Lansvale this morning where the vehicle allegedly failed to stop and crashed into a wall.

About 3am (Wednesday 28 June 2017), officers from Cabramatta Local Area Command attempted to pull over a Toyota Kluger on the Hume Highway, Lansvale after checks revealed it was stolen.

It’s alleged the driver of the vehicle failed to stop and a pursuit was initiated as the vehicle turned onto the Hume Highway from Cutler Road.

Shortly after the pursuit commenced, the vehicle crashed into a retaining wall while turning off the Hume Highway into Willowbank Crescent.

Police arrested a 17-year-old boy, who was a passenger in the vehicle, at the scene. He has been taken to Liverpool Hospital under police guard after complaining of wrist and leg pain.

Officers from Cabramatta Local Area Command are still looking for the three other occupants travelling in the vehicle at the time of the crash.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our social media pages.