Police appeal after woman hurt in hit and run incident

POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a hit and run incident in Stoke-on-Trent on Saturday evening.

At around 7.40pm a woman was walking along the service behind Darcy’s pub on Victoria Road, Fenton, in the direction of George Street, when she was struck by a blue 4×4-type vehicle and knocked to the ground.

The vehicle failed to stop and drove off towards George Street.

The woman suffered abdominal, neck and head injuries but did not require hospital treatment.

Anyone who saw the incident or has any information is asked to call Staffordshire Police 101 quoting 757 of 29 July. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.