Hunt on after Albury-Wodonga car chase

A CHASE started in Albury, reached 170km/h and ended with the car dumped in Wodonga.

Acting Insp Paul Goodwin, of Albury, said the old Ford Fairmont was speeding on Wagga Road at 4.30pm yesterday.

A pursuit reached 170km/h on the Hume Freeway near North Street, when Wodonga’s highway patrol took over, ending the chase in Thomas Mitchell Drive because of safety concerns.

The car was found dumped about 5.30pm in Toledo Court, just off Thomas Mitchell Drive.

Insp Goodwin said two people were in the car.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.