Hit-and-run crash on A1

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Police investigating a hit-and-run collision near Catterick are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

A light-coloured Vauxhall Tigra travelling southbound on the A1 between Catterick North Interchange and Marne Barracks and a red articulated vehicle pulling a blue trailer collided on Thursday, September 8, at 9.50pm.

The Tigra spun across the carriageway before coming to a stop after hitting trees on the nearside verge. The other vehicle did not stop at the scene.

The driver of the car, a 25-year-old woman from the Richmond area, suffered a minor head injury in the incident which was treated at the scene by paramedics.

Traffic Constable Tony Leonard, of Richmond Roads Policing Group, said: “I am appealing to anyone who witnessed the collision to come forward and tell us what they saw.

“I would also appeal to the driver of the articulated vehicle to do the right thing and contact the police so we can complete our investigations into the collision.”

Anyone who can help is urged to contact TC Tony Leonard, of Richmond Roads Policing Group, on 0845 6060247.