Police look for driver in crash near Oswestry

Police launched a search for a driver who allegedly ran from the scene of a collision near Oswestry.

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Police launched a search for a driver who allegedly ran from the scene of a collision near Oswestry.

Witnesses called 999 after spotting a car leave the road and crash into a ditch at the A495 near Whittington at about 11.10am yesterday.

Inspector Paul Crimpton, from West Mercia Police, said: “Inquiries are in hand and we know the identity of the registered keeper of the car, who we have not been able to contact.” [24link]