Mazda 3 Driver Rams Police During Wild Newcastle Chase

He's still on the run

Mazda 3 Driver Rams Police During Wild Newcastle Chase

A driver remains on the run after leading police on a wild chase through several Newcastle suburbs, where speeds almost reached double the limit.

The chase started at Mayfield at 2:15am Monday after officers spotted a speeding grey Mazda 3.

Police pursued the car though Hamilton South, Newcastle West, Cooks Hill, New Lambton and Adamstown.

Officers cornered the car in Bullecourt Circuit in Adamstown, however the driver sped off by reversing into a patrol car causing minor damage.

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