Perth traffic: Person rushed to RPH after two-car crash near Graham Farmer Freeway

A person in his 60s has been taken to hospital after a large two-car crash at a busy intersection in Perth’s east.

The collision unfolded about 9.40am, after what it believed to have been a brief police chase in East Perth.

The West Australian has been informed the injured individual was the driving force of the offending automobile, which police tried to cease earlier than it allegedly sped away.

The pursuit lasted solely seconds, nonetheless, with stories it got here to a crashing halt when the driving force became oncoming visitors and smashed into one other automobile.

A police spokesman stated officers had not even turned on their lights and sirens when the offending automobile noticed them and allegedly tried to escape.

A section of East Parade has been closed after a crash this morning.
Camera IconA bit of East Parade has been closed after a crash this morning. Credit: Sarah Steger

The south-bound lane of East Parade, prior to the Graham Farmer Freeway intersection, has been closed.

Motorists are being urged to keep away from the realm, with visitors already beginning to construct up.

St John Ambulance was referred to as to the scene at 9.43am and are transporting one individual to Royal Perth Hospital underneath precedence.

WA Police are additionally on the scene.

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