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Man arrested after pursuit – Werrington County

A man has been arrested after a pursuit and crash in Sydney’s west.

About 1.30am (Monday 2 April 2018), police attempted to stop a sedan on Victoria Street, Werrington County, due to the manner of driving of the vehicle.

The vehicle failed to stop and a pursuit was initiated. A short time later the vehicle entered bushland at the intersection of Gibson Street and Reid Street, before driving down an embankment into a ravine.

The 33-year-old man suffered minor injuries, eventually being removed from the ravine with the assistance of fire fighters and Ambulance Paramedics about 2am.

He has been taken to Nepean Hospital in a stable condition under police guard.

It is expected he will face charges.

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: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/

Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via social media pages.

Source: NSW Police

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