Witness appeal following Pearcedale hit-run


Somerville Highway Patrol is appealing for public assistance following a hit-run in Pearcedale on Tuesday 11 October.

Investigators have been told a green coloured Subaru station wagon was traveling south on Craig Road, Pearcedale, before making a right turn into Baxter-Tooradin Road into the path of an oncoming motorcycle about 4.30pm

The Subaru wagon initially stopped a short distance from the scene before fleeing without rendering assistance or exchanging details.

The rider, a 56-year-old Pakenham man, was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

Anyone who may have witnessed the collision or with information about the incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

Source: Victoria Police News – 12 October 2016