'Hit-and-run' death appeal

Sarah Blackburn's body was found on the A3102 at the Stoneover Lane junction in Royal Wootton Bassett on Sunday 2 June, after she collided with a car. The driver failed to stop.

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ID of 'hit-and-run' victim may take weeks, due to injuries

Sarah Blackburn, who was in her forties. Credit: Wiltshire Police

Wiltshire Police have released this photo of Sarah Blackburn, who died in the incident. They say that although the victim's family has been informed, due to the extent of her injuries, formal identification may take weeks.

Sarah had received extensive head injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. Officers at Wiltshire Police’s Serious Collision Investigation Team believe she was struck by a vehicle which failed to stop.

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