Driver evading police hurt after crash into a tree
A 33-YEAR-OLD Kelmscott man was taken to hospital after he crashed his vehicle into a tree on Brookton Highway on Thursday.
About 11.20pm, police tried to stop a blue Mitsubishi Magna on Digby Street in Gosnells.
The vehicle failed to stop and the driver evaded police through suburbs and on to Brookton Highway. It is alleged the vehicle was travelling at excessive speed through Ashendon near Flint when the driver lost control and crashed into the tree.
The driver sustained serious but non-life threatening injuries. He was taken to Royal Perth Hospital.
Inquiries are ongoing.