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Critical incident declared after motorcyclist injured - Prestons

Friday, 11 November 2022 09:51:10 AM

A critical incident investigation has been launched after a male motorcyclist was injured after he collided with a vehicle in Sydney’s south-west earlier this morning.

Emergency services were called to Bernera Road at Prestons to reports of a motorcycle crash around 5.30am today (Friday 11 November 2022).

Officers from Liverpool Police Area Command initiated and then terminated a pursuit involving the motorcyclist a short time before the rider collided with a vehicle and was ejected from the bike.

The man was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics then taken to Liverpool Hospital for treatment.

A critical incident team from Bankstown Police Area Command will now investigate the circumstances surrounding the incident.

The investigation will be subject to independent review.

No further details are available at this time, however, police are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

Anyone who can assist police should contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at nsw.crimestoppers.com.au

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.