Breaking KENT Maidstone

A teenage girl, was taken to a local hospital for treatment to a head injury and bruising, and was later discharged

An appeal has been issued by officers investigating a collision in Maidstone.

It took place at around 7.50pm on Friday 5 March 2021, when a car was involved in a collision with a child in Sutton Road before its junction with Willington Street.

It is reported the vehicle did not stop but continued towards Chart Sutton.

The pedestrian, a teenage girl, was taken to a local hospital for treatment to a head injury and bruising, and was later discharged.

Investigating officer, Police Sergeant Andy Ferguson said: ‘The vehicle is described as a silver or light blue small hatchback and we would like to speak to the driver.

‘We are appealing for anybody who witnessed the collision to contact our appeal line.’

Anyone with information is urged to call Kent Police on 01622 604100, quoting reference 5-1377.

You can also contact Kent Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or by using the online form on their website.