Boy charged by Narrabri Police after sending pedestrian to John Hunter Hospital in accident

A boy has been charged after a motorcycle struck a pedestrian in Narrabri earlier this month.

About 9.30pm on Saturday, February 3, 2018, a motorcycle allegedly struck a 50-year-old man on Hinds Street, Narrabri. The man suffered serious injuries and remains in John Hunter Hospital.

About 8.50am, Saturday, February 10, a 16-year-old boy was arrested by police and taken to Narrabri Police Station.

He was charged with;

  • Take and drive conveyance without consent of owner
  • Never licensed person drive vehicle on road
  • Negligent driving occasioning grievous bodily harm (GBH)
  • GBH by unlawful act with vehicle
  • Dangerous driving occasion GBH

The boy was refused bail and will appear at court on Monday, February 12, 2018.