North Bendigo man faces several driving charges

A North Bendigo man will face court later this year after he was charged with several driving-related offences in relation to an alleged incident at the weekend.

Police allege they saw a vehicle driving erratically on Taylor Street, Ascot, about 4.45pm on Sunday, with rubbish being thrown from the car.

The vehicle was also allegedly seen a short time later driving erratically in the vicinity of Golf Course Road and then later near the Midland Highway in Epsom.

Police arrested a 20-year-old North Bendigo man a short time later.

He was charged with several offences, including reckless conduct endanger life, drive in a manner dangerous, drive at speed dangerous, careless driving and drive vehicle causing loss of traction.

The man was bailed to appear at Bendigo Magistrates’ Court on April 19.

Police ask anyone who witnessed erratic driving on Sunday in the areas between Goornong and Bendigo to come forward.

They are asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online.