A VAN allegedly packed with more than $200 million worth of the drug ICE has crashed into a number of parked police cars outside a police station in Sydney’s north west.
A 26-year-old man was allegedly driving the van when it smashed into the vehicles on Ethel Street in Eastwood about 10.30am on Monday.
Officers tracked down the van in the nearby Sydney suburb of Ryde a short time later, where they made the shock discovery.
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Upon searching the van, they uncovered several moving boxes allegedly containing more than 270kg of methylamphetamine.
Police say the drugs have an estimated potential street value of more than $200 million.
The driver was arrested at the scene and taken to Ryde Police Station where he was charged with large commercial drug supply, negligent driving, and not give particulars to police.
He was refused bail to appear in court today.
Investigations into the large drug bust are continuing, with assistance from the State Crime Command’s Drug and Firearms Squad.