Media release

Call for information - Crash - Coolalinga


Northern Territory Police are calling for information after a quadbike struck a cyclist in Coolalinga this morning.

Around 5:45am, the 72-year-old female cyclist was allegedly struck from behind by a quadbike on the Stuart Highway Service Road in Coolalinga. The quad bike rider allegedly did not provide aid or contact emergency services before riding off in the company of another quad bike rider.

The woman was conveyed to Palmerston Regional Hospital with extensive bruising and leg injuries.  

Detectives are urging anyone with information, particularly if you have dash-cam footage, to make contact on 131 444. Please quote reference 2400037539.

You can also anonymously contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

*This media release was updated at 2:40pm on 15 April 2024 in regards to the victims age.