A 24-year-old man will face the ACT Magistrate’s Court next month charged with negligent driving causing grievous bodily harm, cause public mischief and driver not stop/give assistance after the collision on Saturday morning (March 19).
The collision occurred about 5.06am on Horse Park Drive, Gungahlin, in which three people were conveyed to hospital. A silver BMW 3-Series sedan travelling north on Horse Park Drive collided with a black Holden Viva sedan travelling south.
The driver of the BMW fled the scene on foot with the BMW later being reported as stolen.
Police later identified the driver of the BMW and a search warrant was executed at his home about 3.20pm on Sunday (March 20), with evidentiary items being seized.
The man was arrested and taken to the ACT Regional Watch House where he was later bailed. He will face court on April 1.
The driver of the Holden vehicle remains in an unstable condition in hospital.