Alleged Driver Charged After Street Race Hit And Run

Murwillumbah Man To Face Court


Matt Petropoulos

15 July 2018

Matt Petropoulos

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A man has been charged over a hit and run at Tweed Heads South last week.

A 59-year-old woman was struck on Minjungbal Drive last Sunday night, and following multiple public appeals from police they arrested a 27-year-old Murwillumbah man over the weekend.

He is accused of being involved in a street race with dark grey Ford Festiva and white motorbike when the incident occurred.

He's now due to appear in court charged with aggravated driving occasioning grievous bodily harm, failure to stop and assist and negligent driving.

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