Old Coast Road pursuit driver appears in Mandurah court

The Pinjarra driver who allegedly crashed into oncoming traffic on Old Coast Road, Falcon, while dodging police has appeared in court via video link from Hakea prison.

Joel Hutchinson, 27, appeared in the Mandurah Magistrates Court on multiple charges including endangering the life, health or safety of a person and reckless driving to escape police pursuit on February 1, 2018.

Magistrate Anne Longden adjourned Hutchinson’s case to March 13, 2018 so his legal aid application could be considered.