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Appeal for information after vehicle fails to stop following crash - Bankstown

Sunday, 16 July 2017 08:12:57 AM

An investigation is underway after a car allegedly failed to stop following a collision with a motorbike in Sydney’s south-west.

Shortly after 8.30pm yesterday (Saturday 15 July 2017), police and emergency services were called to Stacey Street, Bankstown, after reports of a two vehicle crash.

Initial inquiries suggest a motorbike and car collided, causing the rider to be thrown from his bike.

The rider, a 17-year-old boy, was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to Liverpool Hospital with a fractured pelvis.

Police have been told a black car failed to stop after the impact and was last seen driving south along Stacey Street.

Officers attached to Bankstown Local Area Command with assistance from Crash Investigation unit established a crime scene and commenced an investigation.

Anyone who witnessed the crash, or who has any information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers.

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 Facebook and Twitter pages.