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Felixstowe: Appeal after cyclist injured by hit-and-run Land Rover driver

17:11 12 March 2014

Police appeal for information after fail to stop crash

Police appeal for information after fail to stop crash

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The driver of a Land Rover who failed to stop at the scene of an accident in Ferry Road, Felixstowe is being sought by police.

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Police are appealing for information after the accident which happened around 2.05pm yesterday, Tuesday, March 11.

A burgundy/red coloured Land Rover was in collision with a male cyclist under the bridge in Ferry Road, knocking the rider off his bike. He sustained minor injuries.

The driver of the Land Rover failed to stop at the scene and police need to trace him or her, any witnesses to the incident or anyone with information about the driver or vehicle involved.

Anyone who saw what happened or anyone with information about the person responsible is asked to call Pc Claire Roper at Felixstowe quoting CAD 240 of Tuesday, March 11.

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4 comments

  • It should say FERRY LANE

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    C1991

    Wednesday, March 12, 2014

  • I think this must refer to the bridge that is actually in Gulpher Road and runs from Walton High Street to Ferry Road.

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    DALINE

    Wednesday, March 12, 2014

  • Sorry for the cyclist, hope you soon recover. Where in Ferry Road felixstowe is a bridge?

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    L S

    Wednesday, March 12, 2014

  • Thank you C1991, I'm sure you are right.

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    DALINE

    Thursday, March 13, 2014

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