Joyride — to hospital

A joyride in a stolen car ended with a broken leg and a trip to hospital for a Dunedin youth.

Senior Sergeant Anthony Bond said the stolen Mazda was involved in a crash in Glen Rd about 3.20am yesterday.

The car was travelling about 100kmh when it crashed into a barrier at the intersection with South Rd.

The driver was taken to Dunedin Hospital, Snr Sgt Bond said.

Officers were called to another car crash in King Edward St about 10.40pm on Tuesday.

The vehicle was found on its side.

The two occupants ran off and were located by police, Snr Sgt Bond said.

 

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