Pensioner seriously injured in hit and run

By Rob Virtue on November 4, 2008 3:48 PM |


A HIT and run driver is being hunted by police after a man in his 80s was left in a life threatening condition.

Witnesses are being urged to come forward following the incident on Westferry Road at 11:15pm last night.

Police are looking for the driver of the car. Crash investigators believe the vehicle should have damage to the front.

The injured man was taken to an east London hospital with serious injuries. The victim's next of kin are still being traced.

Witnesses are being urged to call the Collision Investigation Unit at Chadwell Heath traffic garage on 020 8597 4874 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.