Car hits 130kmh on Lincoln Causeway

9.48AM: A car reached speeds of up to 130km/h on the Lincoln Causeway 80km/h zone early this morning, forcing police to abandon a pursuit.

The speeding red Toyota sedan was first sighted by Wodonga police in Marshall Street just after midnight.

They followed the car onto the Hume Freeway and then onto the causeway, but stopped out of concern for public safety.

The car was later found abanonded on Nail Can Hill in Albury.

Anyone with information is asked to call Wodonga police on 02 6049 2760 or Crimestoppers on 1800 333 000.