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POLICE HUNT MAN AFTER STOLEN UTE CRASHES

By Riverine Herald

POLICE are currently on the scene near Kow Swamp after responding to reports of an allegedly stolen vehicle driving on a private property.

There were two people in the car and it is understood the driver, a man in his 40s, lost control of the vehicle about 4am today and the car ended up in Mount Hope Creek.

Police said the man fled the scene and was still unaccounted for.

The female, also in her 40s, was arrested at the scene and will appear in Echuca Magistrates’ Court on April 24.

The investigation remains ongoing.