At about 11.30pm, 12 officers attached to the Northern Beaches Police Area Command were patrolling Pittwater Road, Narrabeen, when they observed a Hyundai sedan with a Victorian registration allegedly driving in a dangerous manner.

Attempts were made to stop the vehicle, however, when the driver allegedly failed to stop, a pursuit was initiated.

The pursuit was terminated at Narrabeen due to the weather conditions and the manner of driving.

A short time later, the Hyundai crashed into a fence, and the driver allegedly fled the scene on foot.

Further inquiries revealed the vehicle was allegedly stolen from Freshwater on 11 May.

As police inquiries continue, anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.