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Source: New Zealand Police (District News)

Police are appealing to the public for any information that could help locate a vehicle which struck a pedestrian on Broadway in Stratford, last Thursday 26th May.

The incident occurred at the southern end of Broadway shortly before 6pm on the 26th. The vehicle struck a pedestrian on the pedestrian-crossing outside the Four Square, and then left the scene.

The vehicle is described as a dark-coloured newer-model ute, with no canopy. 

The pedestrian was seriously injured and they remain in Taranaki Base Hospital in a stable condition.

Police are asking for anyone who witnessed the incident, or who has any other information that may assist Police, to contact 105 and quote file number 220527/6682.

Information can also be provided to Crime Stoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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Issued by Police Media Centre

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