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Ipswich: Scooter rider failed to stop after injuring pedestrian on Foundation Street

19:45 01 March 2014

An elderly woman was thrown from her mobility scooter after a crash.

An elderly woman was thrown from her mobility scooter after a crash.

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Police would like to trace a scooter rider who failed to stop after knocking down a pedestrian in Ipswich.

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The woman suffered bleeding during the accident, which happened at 6.50pm in Foundation Street, but is not thought to be seriously hurt.

Anyone who saw the scooter rider, who was dressed in black, between 5ft 7in and 5ft 11in tall, and thought to be aged between 17 and 20, is asked to contact police on 101.

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2 comments

  • "An elderly woman was thrown from her mobility scooter after a crash." "a scooter driver who failed to stop after knocking down a pedestrian in Ipswich." Somehow these two bits of info seem at odds with each other.....

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    Sarky Sage

    Sunday, March 2, 2014

  • "An elderly woman was thrown from her mobility scooter after a crash." "a scooter driver who failed to stop after knocking down a pedestrian in Ipswich." Somehow these two bits of info seem at odds with each other.....

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    Sarky Sage

    Sunday, March 2, 2014

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