Tuesday, 26 January 2016

Police appeal for witnesses to Carnforth collision

Police are appealing for witnesses after a car collided with a pedestrian in Carnforth.

Officers attended at around 7.40pm on Sunday 24th January, following reports a black Range Rover had collided with a pedestrian on Market Street, close to the Station Inn Hotel.

The pedestrian suffered minor leg injuries.

Officers have since spoken to the driver of the vehicle, but are now keen to speak to anybody else who may have witnessed the incident or who was in the vicinity prior to the collision.

PC Mark Howson, of Lancaster Police, said: “We are investigating a report that the driver of the Range Rover was assaulted prior to the collision and we are appealing for information so that we can establish exactly what has happened.

“We believe several people may have seen this incident unfold and we would urge them to get in touch to assist our enquiries.”

• Anybody with information should contact 101, quoting log 1238 of January 24, 2016.

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