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Man arrested in connection with Hungerford hit and run

Victim sustained serious injuries and remains in hospital

John Herring

John Herring

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A man has been arrested in connection with a hit and run collision in Hungerford that left a man with serious injuries. 

A 77-year-old man from the Wiltshire area was arrested yesterday (Sunday) on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving, driving a mechanically propelled vehicle whilst unfit through drink or drugs and failing to stop at the scene of a collision.

He has been released under investigation.

The arrest is in connection with a fail to stop collision on the A4 at Kintbury crossroads at 2.12am on Sunday morning. 

A 48-year-old man sustained serious head, shoulder and back injuries and was taken to hospital, where he remains.

Anyone with details which could assist the investigation should contact the Thames Valley Police non-emergency number on 101.

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  • Wanker

    31/10/2017 - 19:07

    So glad this man has been arrested!

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  • Evertonmarc

    30/10/2017 - 19:07

    is "mechanically propelled vehicle" a posh term for car these days?

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  • scooberdoo3

    30/10/2017 - 16:04

    He's not been charged with anything !!! You'll have him in the Ducking Stool next. At least wait and see if he gets charged before making stupid presumtious comments like that

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  • redhead

    30/10/2017 - 12:12

    77! disgusting behaviour from someone who should know a whole lot better!!!!!!!!!!!!

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