Police call for witnesses to wheelchair burnout ride

Ian Bushnell 4 June 2020 3
Driver posing

The driver of the ute poses for the cameras. A man can be seen sitting in a wheelchair on the ute tray. Photos: ACT Policing.

Police have released photos of three young men involved in a dangerous vehicle burnout recently, and are calling for witnesses.

They are investigating reports that a driver in a white Holden Commodore Ute conducted a burnout with two people in the rear tray, one of whom was in a wheelchair.


The two passengers in the back of the ute.

Police said the burnout resulted in the vehicle catching fire, placing the occupants and bystanders at risk.

It is believed the incident occurred in a roadside car park to the west of the city and numerous witnesses were present.

Police are urging anyone with information regarding this matter, or who witnessed the incident and/or anyone with footage of the incident to contact Crimestoppers on 1800 333 000 or www.crimestoppers.com.au quoting reference 6538221.

Ute catching fire

The ute catching fire.

What's Your Opinion?

Please login to post your comments, or connect with
3 Responses to Police call for witnesses to wheelchair burnout ride
Samantha Laird Samantha Laird 10:14 pm 04 Jun 20

This is clearly the Cotter, not the city

O L O L 8:26 pm 04 Jun 20


Scott Abela Scott Abela 6:10 pm 04 Jun 20

This looks like its at the Cotter, a long way from the city..

CBR Tweets

Sign up to our newsletter

Region Group Pty Ltd

Search across the site