Hit and run collision

11 Mar 2016 15:44 PM

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Police are appealing for information after a hit and run in Gateshead.

The collision happened between 6.30am and 6.40am this morning on Split Crow Road, outside Gregory's Carpets when a car hit a cyclist. Both were travelling in the direction of Felling Square in Gateshead.

The cyclist suffered a broken collar bone.

The car, a maroon or burgundy car similar to a Corsa in style, did not stop and officers are keen for the driver to get in contact.

The driver or anyone with information is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 130 110316.

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