Driver flees police through Palmerston North traffic

Police stopped pursuing a speeding vehicle when it got near Palmerston North Hospital.
FAIRFAX NZ

Police stopped pursuing a speeding vehicle when it got near Palmerston North Hospital.

A fleeing driver led police on a brief high-speed pursuit through Palmerston North traffic.

The chase on Monday night was called off for safety reasons, and the police lost sight of the driver near the Palmerston North Hospital.

A police spokeswoman said the chase began when a driver failed to pull over for a routine traffic stop on Tremaine Ave at 9pm.

Police were still working to identify both the driver and the vehicle on Monday night.

 

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