Pedestrian seriously injured in hit and run incident

Police are appealing for information after a pedestrian was seriously injured in a hit and run incident.

The collision occurred at about 6.10pm last night.

It happened at the junction of Horseshoe close and Catterick Road in Colburn.

A dark coloured vehicle struck a pedestrian, causing the victim serious injuries.

Police say the vehicle then left the scene of the accident.

If you have any information regarding this incident please call 101 quoting ref number 12240022831.