UPDATE: Pedestrian knocked down on zebra crossing in hit and run

The scene of the hit and run in Wisbech at the weekend sPFoApjKxhbk3TVRp9Vz
The scene of the hit and run in Wisbech at the weekend sPFoApjKxhbk3TVRp9Vz

A pedestrian was the victim of a hit and run on a zebra crossing in Wisbech town centre at the weekend.

Police were called at 3.06pm on Saturday (February 27) to reports of a collision in Church Terrace, Wisbech, involving a pedestrian and a moped.

The collision happened on the zebra crossing and the rider of the white moped, which had also collided with a white van, failed to stop.

The pedestrian sustained minor injuries as a result of the incident.

PC James Moore said: “The pedestrian was taken to hospital but thankfully didn’t suffer any serious injury. We would urge the rider of the moped who was wearing dark clothing and a silver helmet or the pillion passenger, who was also in dark outer clothing but without a helmet to come forward and speak to police.

“I would also urge anyone who may have seen the incident or know the owner of the moped to contact us.”

Investigations into the incident are ongoing. Anyone with information should contact police on 101, call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.