Man breaks ankle in Yarmouth hit and run incident

A man was struck by a car and broke his ankle in a hit and run incident in Great Yarmouth.

The 30-year-old victim was hit by a car in Pasteur Road at around 7.30pm on Wednesday, December 21 as he was walking near to the entrance to Pasteur Foods.

He believes he was struck by a dark coloured car as he crossed the entrance to the factory.

The car then drove off without stopping.

The victim, who was with a woman and two other men at the time of the incident, was walking from the Great Yarmouth direction.

He attended the James Paget Hospital in Gorleston days later when it was discovered he had a fractured ankle.

The victim was wearing a dark hooded jacket and jeans at the time of the incident.

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Officers are keen to speak to anyone who believes they may have witnessed the incident or seen the victim in the area prior to the collision.

They would also like to appeal to the driver of the vehicle to make contact as they may have vital information relating to what happened.

Witnesses should contact PC Gary May at Norfolk Constabulary on 101.

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