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Teenage girl knocked over by car in Lewes

The Argus: Teenage girl knocked over by car in Lewes Teenage girl knocked over by car in Lewes

A driver hit a teenage girl on a busy road before driving off.

Police are appealing for witnesses after the incident in High Street, Lewes, on Tuesday (May 20) at 7.24pm.

She was crossing the road outside the Boots store when she was hit.

Despite falling and hitting her head the driver did not stop.

PC Richards Hobbs said: "Fortunately her injuries are minor but it is of concern that the car did not stop and the driver did not check on her."

Witnesses should contact police on 101 or email 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk quoting serial 1387 of 20/5. Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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10:42pm Wed 21 May 14

The Real Phil says...

One would hope that Lewes has enough CCTV to identify the driver and bring them to justice. Anyone who would run down a child and drive away should not be behind the wheel of a car.
One would hope that Lewes has enough CCTV to identify the driver and bring them to justice. Anyone who would run down a child and drive away should not be behind the wheel of a car. The Real Phil
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11:15pm Wed 21 May 14

Elgabalus says...

How old was she..13 or 19 was he aware he clipped her....why was she in the road? Was she using the crossing? If not...why not
How old was she..13 or 19 was he aware he clipped her....why was she in the road? Was she using the crossing? If not...why not Elgabalus
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