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Collision in Weymouth

Officers investigating a road traffic injury collision in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward.

The three vehicle injury collision occurred at approximately 2.30pm on Wednesday 25 March 2015 on Preston Road just north of Heron Close.

The cars involved were a Subaru Forrester, Ford Focus and an Audi A4.

The two occupants of the Subaru, the 71-year-old male driver and 70-year-old female front seat passenger, are from Weymouth and the two occupants of the Ford, the 90-year-old male driver and 86-year-old female front seat passenger, are from Bournemouth. All were taken to Dorset County Hospital for treatment.

The driver of the Audi was a 52-year-old man from Weymouth. This vehicle did not sustain any damage.

The road was closed for a couple of hours while officers investigated the collision and arranged recovery of the vehicles.

Witnessed to the collision are asked to contact Dorset Police’s Traffic Unit in Weymouth.

Witnesses and anyone with information should call Dorset Police in confidence on 101 quoting incident number 25:223. Alternatively, call the free and anonymous Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may apply.

Serious collision near Hunton

Kent Police is appealing for any witnesses with information about a serious collision to come forward.

At 9.49pm on 19 December, a blue Peugeot 307 travelling on Lug Horse Lane in the village of Hunton came off the road at a junction and collided with a wall.

A 21 year-old local woman, who had been driving the car, was seriously injured and taken to a London hospital for treatment. She remains in a critical condition.

"The incident happened at the junction of Lug Horse Lane and Hunton Hill. The blue coloured Peugeot 307 appears to have been the only vehicle involved but we would like to hear from anyone who saw the incident, or the vehicle prior to the collision occurring, to make contact with us."

– Investigating officer Police Constable Graham Holdstock

Anyone who witnessed the collision or saw the blue Peugeot 307 in the area is requested to call the Kent Police Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 01622 798538, quoting 19-1738.

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Boy injured in collision in Poole

Officers investigating a road traffic collision in Poole involving a teenage cyclist are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward.

At around 5.50pm on Sunday 16 November 2014, a 16-year-old boy was cycling across the zebra crossing in Sea View Road when he was in collision with a car.

The car stopped and the female driver and a man who was travelling in the vehicle got out and spoke to the boy but details were not exchanged.

The boy suffered bruising and his bike was damaged in the incident.

Witnesses and anyone with information should call Dorset Police in confidence on 101 quoting incident number 16:371. Alternatively, call the free and anonymous Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may apply.

“I am appealing for the driver involved in this incident to please get in contact with me. I would also like to hear from anyone who saw what happened or has any details about the vehicle involved.”

– Police Constable Kev Farenden, of Dorset Police’s Traffic Unit

Man in serious condition following collision

A man has been taken to hospital with serious head injuries following a collision with a car in Poole.

A Vauxhall Corsa and a pedestrian collided at the junction of Constitution Hill Road and Ashley Road at around 9:30pm on Friday night.

The pedestrian was take to Poole Hospital with serious head injuries where he remains in a critical condition.

Police are appealing for witnesses.

Appeal for witnesses following crash near Weymouth

Officers investigating a collision near Weymouth are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward.

Dorset Police was made aware of the incident on the B3157 near Bagwell Farm Touring Park at 10.44am this morning. A white Ford Transit had collided with a blue Toyota Aygo. The occupants of the car were uninjured.

“It appears that the driver of the van, a 50-year-old local man, had a medical episode leading up to the collision. Following enquiries, I believe that the same vehicle was in a collision with a maroon coloured car on the Granby Industrial Estate a little while earlier. This car was occupied by two men and I am appealing for those two witnesses to come forward. I would like to stress that they are not in any kind of trouble. They might simply be able to assist with the investigation surrounding the circumstances of these two collisions. Also, I am appealing for anyone who witnessed either of the two collisions to contact police as soon as possible.”

– Police Constable Rhiannon Stroud, of Dorset Police’s Traffic Unit

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Man dies following collision at Rowlands Castle

Police are appealing for witnesses after a road traffic incident at Rowlands Castle.

It happened at 4.10pm at Comley Hill, Horndean Road yesterday, Sunday September 28.

A 25 year old man sadly died in the incident.

He was Joseph Butland from Edgell Road in Westbourne.

Mr Butland was riding his green and black Kawasaki motorcycle, and it's thought he collided with two vehicles before being thrown from his bike.

Police would like to hear from anyone who saw what happened, or who saw either the motorcycle or a dark coloured 4x4 prior to the incident.

Pedestrian in serious condition in hospital

Kent Police was called at 8.29am on Tuesday 23 September to a report of a collision on Valley Drive. The incident is reported to have involved a car - grey Citroen C1 - and a pedestrian.

The pedestrian, thought to be a teenage boy, was taken to a London hospital where he remains in a serious condition.

The road was closed until around 10am while emergency services dealt with the incident.

Witnesses to the collision or anyone with information is asked to contact PC Alan Shrubsole at Kent Police by calling 01474 366554 and quoting reference CAD 23-226.

5-year-old boy suffers broken leg after collision with car

Police are seeking witnesses to an incident on the A2023 Hove Street, Hove, at 1.26pm on Tuesday, in which a five-year-old boy suffered a broken leg.

The boy was on foot when he was in collision with a car outside The Connaught public house.

He was taken by ambulance to the Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton.Anyone who saw the collision is asked to phone Sussex Police on 101 or email collision.appeal@sussex.pnn.police.uk, quoting serial 653 of 27/5.

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