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Witness appeal following serious injury collision in Bournemouth

Alert message sent 29/04/2022 09:31:00

Information sent on behalf of Dorset Alert

Officers investigating a serious injury road traffic collision in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward.

Dorset Police received a report at 3.56am on Thursday 28 April 2022 of a collision in Holdenhurst Road, near to the junction with Cleveland Road, involving a white Peugeot Boxer panel van and a pedestrian.

Officers attended, along with the ambulance service, and the pedestrian – a man aged in his 20s – was taken to hospital for treatment to what is believed to be a serious injury. His family has been informed. Road closures were put in place as emergency services responded to the incident. The road was reopened shortly after 7am.

Sergeant Lee Savage, of the traffic unit, said: “We are carrying out enquiries to establish the full circumstances of this collision and I would urge anyone who witnessed what happened to please contact us. I would also like to hear from any witnesses with information as to the movements of the vehicle or pedestrian involved prior to the collision.

“I would urge any motorists who were travelling in the area around the relevant time and have dashcam fitted to their vehicle to please check their footage for anything of relevance.
“Finally, I would like to thank members of the public for their patience and understanding while the road closures were in place.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk/do-it-online, via email scit@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting incident number 28:50. Alternatively, independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously online at Crimestoppers-uk.org or by calling Freephone 0800 555 111.
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Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

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