Stolen BMW Sparks High-Speed Chase in Clayfield

A dangerous high-speed car chase through Clayfield, in Brisbane’s north-east has raised concerns about public safety in the area.

Eyewitness Nicholas reported that four youths drove the stolen BMW X5 involved in a high-speed car chase through Clayfield on Thursday, May 4. The incident caused disruptions along Sandgate Road and endangered the lives of bystanders.

The chase involved nine police cars, which provided ground cover, and a PolAir helicopter, which provided aerial support.

Stolen BMW Sparks High-Speed Chase in Clayfield
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During the “Ray Hadley Morning Show,” Nicholas shared with the hosts his experience of the incident that had just happened.

“They almost ran into me and went into the side of my van, and they got bolt cutters in the front seat,” Nicholas remembered.

Although his vehicle sustained some damage, Nicholas himself was lucky to escape unscathed.

The incident raised concerns about the growing number of car thefts and reckless driving in the area. Expect official sources to release further updates and details on the incident soon.

Published 06-May-2023