Teenager Dies After Romsey Collision
Police are searching for the driver of a Vauxhall car after a 19 year old died near Romsey in Hampshire.
The man, from Romsey, had been walking along the A3057 when he was hit by a Vauxhall car on Friday night (19th April). The car didn't stop and police say the man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Inspector Kirsty Shannon from the Roads Policing Unit said “We are appealing for information on the whereabouts of the old style Vauxhall Astra Mark 3, registration prefix between K and S, which was involved in the collision. The vehicle would have sustained some substantial damage to the windscreen, is missing its front offside wing mirror and has a smashed front offside headlight.
“I would appeal for the driver, or anyone with information about the collision, to contact the police straight away.”
Witnesses or anyone with information are asked to contact the Road Death Investigation Team at Eastleigh Police Station as soon as possible by phoning 101, quoting Operation Tansy. Mini-Com users can call the police on 18001 101. Information can be given anonymously by calling the Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.
The A3057 is currently closed while collision investigators continue to examine the scene. This closure is expected to remain in place until mid morning