Court for cop death

The Daily Telegraph (Sydney) - - News -

A MAN will ap­pear in court to­day over the death of a po­lice of­fi­cer who was hit by a car while tak­ing part in a group ride to com­mem­o­rate po­lice who died in the line of duty.

Victoria Po­lice say the car was trav­el­ling along the Princes Hwy near Or­bost in the state’s east on Fri­day af­ter­noon when it veered onto the op­po­site side of the road and struck the po­lice­man’s bike. He died at the scene. The of­fi­cer was among 300 rid­ers in the Wall to Wall Ride who set out from a po­lice me­mo­rial in Mel­bourne to ride to Can­berra.

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