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Driver leaves injured motorcyclist at crash scene

PUBLISHED: 18:16 09 April 2010 | UPDATED: 15:50 07 July 2010

Chris Hill

Police are hunting a driver who fled the scene of a crash near Dereham which left a motorcyclist requiring hospital treatment.

The driver of a black BMW was driven away by a silver BMW after colliding with a blue and white Suzuki motorcycle in Hoe at about 5.

Police are hunting a driver who fled the scene of a crash near Dereham which left a motorcyclist requiring hospital treatment.

The driver of a black BMW was driven away by a silver BMW after colliding with a blue and white Suzuki motorcycle in Hoe at about 5.15pm on Thursday.

The rider of the motorcycle, 37-year-old Neil Baker, from Dereham, was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital but was later discharged.

A spokesman for Norfolk police said: “A black BMW was turning right out of Gorgate Road on to the B1146 at Hoe when it was involved in a collision with a blue Suzuki motorcycle.

“The driver of the BMW left the scene after being picked up by someone driving a silver BMW.

“Investigations are currently underway to identify the driver of the black BMW.”

t Police have appealed for anyone who witnessed the incident to contact the Swaffham Road Policing Unit on 0845 456 4567.


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