Motorist drives off after hitting pedestrian in Northampton and putting him in hospital


A driver failed to stop after hitting a pedestrian in Northampton, who had to be taken to hospital.

The pedestian, a man in his 40s, was crossing the road in Abington Park Crescent when he was hit by a white vehicle.

He was taken to Northampton General Hospital with pelvic injuries.

After the collision, between 8-8.15pm yesterday (Wednesday 4) the driver failed to stop and drove on towards Wellingborough Road.

Witnesses to this incident, or anyone who has any information, can call Northamptonshire Police on 101 or the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615.