Timaru police abandon pursuit

00:37, Jun 30 2014

Timaru police abandoned a pursuit on State Highway 1 after the 1999 white Mitsubishi Galant they were following reached speeds of over 150kmh this morning.

Sergeant Geoff McCrostie said police felt it was unsafe to continue the pursuit which had started on Waimataitai St at 12.30am.

No further information was available, but inquiries were continuing.


The Timaru Herald