Police appeal after hit and run

Anyone who has information on the incident in Braunton last night (Wed) is asked to come forward.

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a car hit a cyclist and failed to stop in Braunton last night (Weds).

The woman in her 30s was cycling along the B3231 Saunton Road in Braunton between 10.30pm and 10.50pm.

As she approached the junction with Westmead Close, travelling towards the centre of Braunton, she was involved in a collision with an unknown vehicle.

The cyclist fell onto the bonnet of the vehicle before falling into the road, and was taken to North Devon District Hospital with minor injuries.

No details are known about the vehicle, which left the scene without stopping.

Police would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the collision or may have been in the Saunton Road area at the time.

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Anyone who can help is asked to contact 101 quoting log 963 of 27/06/12.

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