Appeal after pedestrian injured in Renhold collision
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Police are appealing for witnesses after a pedestrian was injured in a collision with a car which failed to stop.
At approximately 10.25am yesterday (Thursday), police were called to reports of a collision between a car and a pedestrian in Church End, Renhold.
The car failed to stop at the scene. Emergency services attended and the pedestrian involved was taken to hospital with serious but not life-threatening injuries.
Sergeant Christopher Dougherty said: “We’re looking to speak to anyone who witnessed this collision to help us establish what happened. Failing to stop at the scene of a collision is a criminal offence which will be taken seriously.
“We believe the car involved was a blue VW Golf which left the collision in the direction of Renhold. Anyone who saw a vehicle matching this description in the area, or who has any dash cam footage, is urged to get in touch.”
Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to contact police on 101, quoting reference number 116 of 15 December.
Shortly after the collision, at approximately 10.35am, one of the police cars dispatched to the scene was involved in a damage-only collision with another vehicle in Park Avenue, Bedford. No-one was injured in relation to this incident, and further enquiries will take place to establish the circumstances.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101, quoting reference number 120 of 15 December.