Car crashes on York roundabout – Driver flees scene

The roundabout on the A1237 at its junction with Askham Lane. Photograph © Google Street View
4 Aug 2020 @ 2.22 pm
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Police are investigating after a car crashed at a busy junction.

On Sunday (2 August) at about 10.05pm, a black Audi A3 crashed on the A1237 Askham Lane roundabout.

The car’s occupants then left the scene on foot.

A North Yorkshire Police spokesman said: “We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

“In particular, we are appealing for anyone who may have seen the vehicle driving down Askham Lane before the collision.”

They would also like to speak to a member of public walking a dog who spoke to officers at the time of the incident.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police.

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Call North Yorkshire Police on 101
Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
Quote reference number 12200132724