Vehicles damaged in Weymouth hit-and-run

Vehicles damaged in Weymouth hit-and-run

Published by The Wessex FM News Team at 10:35am 3rd December 2019.

Several vehicles have been badly damaged in a hit and run in Weymouth.

It happened in the early hours of Sunday morning (1st December) at around 3.30am in Old Castle Road.

It was reported that a grey van, believed to be a Volkswagen Transporter, was involved in a collision with three parked vehicles in Old Castle Road. 

The van failed to stop at the scene of the collision.

Police Car

Police Constable Carl Wood, of Weymouth police, said: 

"The van has caused considerable damage to the parked vehicles and is also likely to have sustained significant damage itself to the front wing and front bumper as well as the rear bumper.

"I am appealing to anyone who may have either witnessed the van or caught it on dashcam or home CCTV around the time of the incident to please contact us.

"I would also like to hear from anyone who is aware of a vehicle matching the description given that has been damaged in unexplained circumstances since the early hours of Sunday 1 December."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55190189078. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.