Arrest made following alleged Brinkin hit-and-run

April 22, 2024 9:32 am in by

A 21-year-old man has been arrested following an alleged hit-and-run in Brinkin.

Authorities say the the man was conducting a U-turn at the end of a cul-de-sac shortly before 2am on Friday (April 19), when he drove over three people sleeping on the road.

It’s further alleged the 21-year-old reversed over the victims before fleeing the scene.

Article continues after this ad

Police say the man handed himself in to Palmerston Police Station on Friday afternoon.

He’s expected to be charged with 3 counts of Hit & Run Causing Serious Harm.

All three of the victims have been taken to hospital for treatment.