Police call off city car chase

BENDIGO Highway Patrol called off a pursuit of a Holden Commodore in Kennington on Monday night after speeds of 100km/h were deemed "too dangerous". 

Highway Patrol Acting Senior Sergeant Dale Simm said the pursuit started at 5pm and lasted five minutes.

"The offender reached speeds of 100km/h in a 60km/h zone," he said. 

"Police called off the pursuit once at 100km/h. 

"Those speeds were considered hazardous."

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