A SILVER Mitsubishi Magna was dumped and the driver fled after crashing into a fence in Portland early this morning.
Portland police Sergeant Ray Hastings said the accident happened about 3am when the older model Magna collided with the fence in Sheoak Road in west Portland.
The driver had fled the accident scene by the time police arrived.
The vehicle had no registration plates, it has paint peeling from the bonnet and police are chasing up the VIN number to find out if the Magna is stolen.
Anyone with information about the car or accident is requested to contact the Portland police station or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
Sergeant Hasting said he didn't know how much damage was caused to the fence.