Witness appeal after man left with broken hip in Crumpsall collision

A man has been left with a broken hip following a collision in Crumpsall, Greater Manchester Police (GMP) revealed.

Shortly before 10.35am on Thursday 27 December 2018, police were called to reports of a collision between a bronze Nissan Note and a pedestrian on Crumpsall Lane.

The Nissan had been travelling along Station Road and as it was turning right onto Crumpsall Lane, collided with the 65-year-old man.

The car failed to stop at the scene and continued eastbound along Crumpsall Lane.

The pedestrian was taken to hospital where he was treated for injuries including a broken hip.

Enquiries are ongoing.

Police Constable Christopher Haxby, of GMP’s Specialist Operations Roads Policing team, said: “A man has been left with a broken hip as a result of this collision and whilst he is recovering from his injuries, we’re keen to speak to the driver as part of our enquiries.

“I would urge the driver, any witnesses or anyone with any information that could help us to establish the circumstances surrounding this collision to contact us.”

Anyone with information should call police on 0161 856 8809 or 101, quoting reference number 797 of 27/12/2018, or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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