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Temple Hit & Run

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Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 11:57am 13th February 2013

A hit and run driver leaves a Launceston man with serious head and leg injuries.

The 42 year old was walking in Temple last night when a lorry struck.

Police say they are trying to identify it from debris left at the scene: "Emergency services were called to the A30 at Temple just before 8.00 p.m. on Tuesday 12 February 2013, where paramedics and members of the public had been treating the casualty. It appears that the man was walking from Bodmin towards Launceston when he was struck from behind by the lorry.

"Investigators from the Serious Collision Unit are keen to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the collision or the events leading up to it."
 
Anyone with any information is asked to call the police on 101 quoting log number 0696 120213.
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