2 Jun 2014

Driver in hospital after failing to stop

2:48 pm on 2 June 2014

A man is in Dunedin Hospital after fleeing police who attempted to stop him from speeding.

Police said the man was driving at 122km/h near Middlemarch when they tried to get him to pull over, just before 11am on Monday. His vehicle crashed several minutes later.

Police said his injuries are not life-threatening and are trying to confirm his identity.