Man suffers serious injuries after he was struck by a vehicle in Whitwell
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An investigation has been launched after a man was struck by a vehicle in Whitwell, leaving him with serious injuries.
The incident, which involved a silver Mitsubishi Outlander, happened at around 3pm on Thursday 16 July on High Street, near to the Boot and Shoe public house.
A 38 year old man suffered serious injuries, including several broken bones, and remains in hospital.
The vehicle was left behind following the collision, and the offenders have fled the scene on foot, leaving items including a mountain bike, alloy wheels and a compressor inside the vehicle.
Officers are now appealing to the public for help to trace the offenders and the property left behind.
Did you witness the incident, do you have CCTV installed in the area or were you driving nearby around that time and have dashcam footage which could help with our inquiries?
If you have any information please get in touch using one of the following non-emergency contact methods.
Please ask for Chesterfield CID and quote the reference number 20*365120 in any correspondence.
- Facebook – send us a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary
- Twitter – direct message our contact centre on @DerPolContact
- Website – complete the online contact form www.derbyshire.police.uk/Contact-Us.
- Phone – call us on 101.
You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999.