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Homeowners lucky to escape injury after truck smashes into their kitchen

The kitchen was badly damaged Credit: Dorset Police

Can you help find the person who did this and fled the scene?

At around 11.54pm last night, Saturday 19 August, a black pick up truck smashed into this house on Sundew Close in Weymouth and then left the scene.

Credit: Dorset Police

The vehicle, possibly a Nissan Navara or Ford Ranger, left the road and collided with the property causing serious structural damage to the front kitchen area of the building.

The driver failed to stop at the scene and drove away in the direction of Dorchester Road.

Credit: Dorset Police

Thankfully, the occupants of the property were in another room at the time and nobody was injured. The owner has been left devastated by the incident.

“The vehicle involved would have sustained extensive damage to the front end.

“I am appealing to anyone who saw the collision, or the manner of driving of the pick-up truck prior to the incident, to please get in touch.

– Sgt Mark Scammell, Dorset Plie Traffic Unit