Two arrested following hit-and-run in Torquay

(Last Updated On: October 7, 2019)

Two people have been arrested and are helping police with their enquiries following a hit and run incident in Torquay on Friday night.

Police were called to the incident on Lymington Road just before 11pm after a car collided with four pedestrians.
The group all aged 18, were all taken to hospital. One person is in a critical condition having sustained life-threatening head injuries; a second has sustained serious leg and hip injuries; both were taken to Derriford Hospital.

Police are still appealing for anyone with dashcam footage of the Paignton and Torquay areas between 9.40pm and 11pm on Friday 4 October, who may have witnessed a silvery/blue Vauxhall Tigra being driven around these times, to contact police.

Anyone with any information is urged to call 101, or email, quoting log number 910 of 04/10/19.

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