Man cried for help before river drowning, coroner told

By Rex Martinich
Updated May 15 2024 - 6:10pm, first published 6:07pm
An Indigenous man drowned while trying to evade police by crossing a river, a coroner has heard. (Dan Peled/AAP PHOTOS)
An Indigenous man drowned while trying to evade police by crossing a river, a coroner has heard. (Dan Peled/AAP PHOTOS)

A young Indigenous man was caught up in a stolen car pursuit before drowning in an attempt to evade police by crossing a river, a coroner has heard.

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