Police appeal for hit-and-run driver to come forward after woman knocked off her bike in Belle Vue Road, Bournemouth

Bournemouth Echo: Hit-and-run driver sought after woman knocked off her bike in Bournemouth Hit-and-run driver sought after woman knocked off her bike in Bournemouth

A WOMAN who was knocked off her bike by a hit-and-run driver was not seriously injured, police have confirmed.

The incident happened at around 7am on Friday in Belle Vue Road, Bournemouth.

The woman, 37, was hit from behind by a car that failed to stop.

The car’s door mirror was left at the scene after the impact and police said it belonged to a white Ford Focus.

A spokesman for Dorset Police said: “Police are appealing for the driver of the vehicle to contact them as a matter of urgency.”

Anyone who can help is asked to call police on 101, quoting message 58 of May 23.

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1:51pm Sat 24 May 14

Townee says...

Driver Probably still drunk from the night before.
Driver Probably still drunk from the night before. Townee
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4:01pm Sat 24 May 14

shaft says...

Prints will taken from the door mirror plus car easier to spot by any CCTV that the damaged car passed, a neighbour might have noticed the car after reading this story, all in all give yourself up before your caught which you will be within a month and sentenced to share a cell with big bubba.
Prints will taken from the door mirror plus car easier to spot by any CCTV that the damaged car passed, a neighbour might have noticed the car after reading this story, all in all give yourself up before your caught which you will be within a month and sentenced to share a cell with big bubba. shaft
  • Score: 0

4:41pm Sat 24 May 14

chris100 says...

white wing mirror ?? Could have come off a police car
white wing mirror ?? Could have come off a police car chris100
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5:33pm Sat 24 May 14

smhinto says...

I suppose we can't blame the 'Diddley's' for this one.
I suppose we can't blame the 'Diddley's' for this one. smhinto
  • Score: -5

6:41pm Sat 24 May 14

hamworthygirl says...

All too common a story now terrible to leave a person even if you think they are ok hope they catch whoever it is.
All too common a story now terrible to leave a person even if you think they are ok hope they catch whoever it is. hamworthygirl
  • Score: 5

8:02pm Sat 24 May 14

sprintervanman says...

Would imagine the comments would be in the hundred mark by now if it was a cyclist who had hit someone and ridden off.Not on your nelly hey UK, look forward to the complaints about road closures for your Wheels Event for motorised vehicles tomorrow.
Would imagine the comments would be in the hundred mark by now if it was a cyclist who had hit someone and ridden off.Not on your nelly hey UK, look forward to the complaints about road closures for your Wheels Event for motorised vehicles tomorrow. sprintervanman
  • Score: 5

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