Hit And Run Woman Wanted By Police

24 September 2018, 14:13 | Updated: 24 September 2018, 14:29

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Police are looking for a woman who was driving a silver coloured car who drove off after colliding with a pedestrian in Newhaven.

The victim, a 21-year-old local woman, was on the pedestrian crossing on the A259 Brighton Road at the junction with Lewes Road, when she was struck by the car.

Officers say the car sustained damage to the wing mirror which fell off - but was picked up by the female driver - who then drove off without leaving her contact details

The injured woman was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton to be treated for ankle and rib injuries.

PC Stuart Kenway of the Surrey and Sussex Road Policing Unit at Polegate said; "The car could be a Peugeot or a Ford Focus. If you saw what happened or if you think you know who the driver may be, please contact us"