Driver flees scene of three-car crash in Costessey

Accident on Longwater Lane in Coestessey. Picture:Todd Henderson

Accident on Longwater Lane in Coestessey. Picture:Todd Henderson - Credit: Archant

Police are appealing for witnesses after the driver of a car involved in a three-vehicle crash fled the scene.

Accident on Longwater Lane in Coestessey. Picture:Todd Henderson

Accident on Longwater Lane in Coestessey. Picture:Todd Henderson - Credit: Archant

Officers were called to Longwater Lane at 5.30pm on Friday following the crash between a silver Hyundai, a blue Volkswagen Polo and a blue Ford Fiesta.

The occupant of the Hyundai, which was believed to be a hire car, fled the scene of the crash and the car was seized by officers.

MORE: Police investigating crash in Longwater Lane, CostesseyThe road was cleared by 7pm.

Police have confirmed enquiries are ongoing and have asked anyone who may have witnessed the incident or who may have any information about the manner of driving of any vehicle prior to the crash to call the non-emergency number 101 .


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