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Car recovered after mother, daughter hit-and-run

Nevada Lane was closed off for a number of hours after the collision Credit: BPM Media

Police have recovered the vehicle they believe was involved in a hit-and-run collision that has left a 17-year-old girl and her one-year-old daughter seriously injured.

The mother and daughter remain in Royal Stoke University Hospital and their conditions are described as stable. The incident happened in Cobridge, Stoke-on-Trent on Tuesday evening (15 August).

The vehicle, a silver VW Jetta, was discovered off Nevada Lane, just off Sneyd Hill near to the Burslem campus of Stoke-on-Trent College.

Officers from our Collision Investigation Unit, Force Safeguarding Investigation and Local Policing are exhausting every avenue to trace the individual responsible for driving the vehicle which was involved in the collision on Waterloo Road on Tuesday evening.

– Staffordshire Police

The car is currently undergoing forensic analysis.

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ROADS: A500 - NORTHBOUND - AUDLEY - STAFFORDSHIRE

There are delays on the A500 Northbound because of a vehicle fire and accident.

One lane has been closed between Alsager Road (Audley Turn Off) and M6 J16 (Crewe / Stoke-On-Trent). Congestion is back to A500 to A34 Newcastle Road / Peacock Hay Road (Talke Roundabout).

A vehicle caught fire and two cars collided whilst trying to avoid it.

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