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Pregnant woman struck by hit-and-run driver, say police
Updated 8:53pm Saturday 24th May 2014 in News
A PREGNANT woman received hip injuries after she was struck by the wing mirror of a hit-and-run driver yesterday (Friday).
Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident which is said to have occured at around 3.45pm on Duke Street in Barrow-in-Furness.
Cops said the female was in the carriageway attempting to enter her own car when she was struck.
The driver of the car, described as a light blue Vauxhall Astra, then drove away.
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Anyone with information is asked to call Cumbria Police on 101 and ask for PC Kirkham or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.