Appeal To Identify Driver After Collision

Did you witness accident last Wednesday on Blackwater Road?

This in from the Police, in their own words. Ed

Google MapsPolice are investigating a report of a road traffic collision on the Isle of Wight where it’s alleged a motorist drove away without leaving his details.

A Ford Fiesta was stationary at the junction between Blackwater Road and Blackwater Hollow at 3.30pm on Wednesday, December 7, 2011.

Minor head injury for stationary driver
A black car collided with the rear of the Fiesta at the junction. The 37-year-old woman driving the Ford received a minor head injury.

It’s alleged the driver of the black car drove away from the scene along the main road in the direction of Newport.

Description of driver
The man was described as:

> Asian appearance
> 5 ft 8 – 5 ft 9 ins tall
> Very slim build
> Thick black hair
> English accent
> Wearing dark clothes

The collision took place at the junction of a busy main road where it’s believed several motorists and vehicles, including a bus, went past at the time.

Get in touch
Anyone with information is asked to contact Newport Police Station by phoning 101. Mini-com users can call 01962 875000.

Information can be given anonymously by phoning the independent Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.

Image: © Google Maps

Monday, 12th December, 2011 4:38pm



Filed under: Blackwater, Isle of Wight News, Law & Order, Police

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