A 25-year-old man was critically injured when he lost control
of a motorcycle while fleeing police in Porirua this
Police said the man lost control and crashed at the
intersection of James Cook Drive and Shoal Place in Whitby
shortly after 2pm.
He suffered serious injuries and was taken to Wellington
Hospital, where his condition was described as critical.
The police serious crash unit was investigating.
The pursuit and crash will be referred to the Independent
Police Conduct Authority.