Telegraph pole felled in Belper car smash before Fiat driver ran off

A driver lost control of his car in a Derbyshire street, smashed into a telegraph pole and ran off.

As the picture, provided by Derbyshire police shows, the pole was completely felled and they need your help to track down whoever was responsible.

The incident happened at 3.50am on Friday morning, in Whitemoor Lane, Belper and saw a Fiat Punto collide with a telegraph pole before coming to rest on its side.

A force spokesman said: “The driver and passenger both ran off from the vehicle and officers are keen to speak to anyone who may be able to identify either of those involved.”

Anyone with information is asked to call Derbyshire police on 101, including reference 20*504065 in any correspondence:

People can also contact Crimestoppers, which is an anonymous service, on 0800 555 111.


Courtesy of Derbyshire Live – Derby News