The West

Bike rider injured in hit and run
Bike rider injured in hit and run

A motorcyclist was injured after being hit by a car in Mt Lawley last night.

Police said inquiries were continuing into the crash involving a white sedan and a motorbike, which happened near the Inglewood Hotel about 7pm.

Police are looking for the driver of the car, which clipped the motorcycle rider at the corner of Fifth Avenue and Beaufort Street.

Witnesses said the rider was thrown off his bike and on to the road.

An ambulance was called to treat the injured rider, who was taken to Royal Perth Hospital.

It is understood the driver of the car pulled into a nearby petrol station before leaving the scene.

Anyone with information about the crash is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

The West Australian

Latest News From The West

Competition to the holiday island of Bali is about to ramp up with Indonesian full service carrier Batik Air getting approval to start services to Australia.

Police were forced to shoot dead a dog that was attacking them while they were allegedly trying to subdue the canine’s aggressive owner in Perth’s southern suburbs last night.

Popular videos

Our Picks

Follow Us

More from The West