Rider crashes


POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a black ZX6 Kawasaki motorbike that sped through traffic at about 1pm on Thursday 9 August along Frankston-Dandenong Road, near Monterey Boulevard, Frankston North heading towards Carrum Downs.

A Somerville Highway Police station wagon tried to intercept the speeding bike but it failed to stop. The rider then failed to make a left turn at Lathams Road and fell off the bike before sliding into a truck, above.

The male rider, 32, from Carrum Downs was taken to The Alfred hospital with serious injuries.

Police discovered the man had an outstanding arrest warrant and no motorcycle licence and the motorbike was unlicensed with a false number plate.

Call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a report at crimestoppersvic.com.au online with information for police.

First published in the Frankston Times – 13 August 2018

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