10/02/2016 Middlesbrough

Appeal for Driver to Come Forward Following Fail to Stop Collision on A66 (Near to Cannon Park)

Police are appealing for information after a fail to stop collision involving a blue Ford Focus and what is believed to be a black Mercedes Benz C63.

The incident occurred yesterday, Tuesday 9th February at 4:45pm on the A66 near to Cannon Park (travelling eastbound). Following the collision, the driver of the black Mercedes did not stop at the scene.

The 32-year-old male driver of the Ford Focus was taken to James Cook University Hospital where he received treatment for minor injuries and was later released.

The Ford Focus was substantially damaged and it is believed that the Mercedes would have also been extensively damaged.

Police would like the owner of the Mercedes to come forward. Anyone with information regarding the collision or anyone who witnessed it is asked to contact PC Andrew Overton from the Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit, quoting the event number 024002.