A motorcyclist has died at Mildura in Victoria’s north-west after allegedly taking off from police on Saturday night.
Police say they did not give chase.
Officers on patrol activated their lights in an attempt to pull over the motorcyclist on Plantation Street about 7.30pm, Victoria Police spokeswoman Belinda Batty said in a statement.
“The motorcyclist is alleged to have taken off at speed, police did not initiate a pursuit,” she said.
“The officers located the bike and rider at Alica Court a short time later.