Man, 81, in serious but stable condition after being struck by vehicle in Stevenage
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An 81-year-old man remains in a serious but stable condition in hospital after being struck by a vehicle in Stevenage.
Police are continuing to appeal for witnesses and information following the crash which happened in Vardon Road at around 6.35pm on Monday.
The driver of the vehicle - which police believe may have been a red Toyota Prius - failed to stop.
Officers are particularly keen to trace a male cyclist who stopped at the scene.
Sergeant William Hood from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Road Policing Unit said: "We are continuing to appeal for witnesses to the incident to please come forward.
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"Enquiries suggest that a red Toyota Prius may have been involved in the collision and we are keen to trace this vehicle and its driver as a matter of urgency.
"It's likely that the vehicle may have sustained noticeable damage so I would ask people to please keep an eye out for it.
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"I am also appealing for the cyclist who initially stopped at the scene to please come forward, as you may have vital evidence which could assist us. It is believed he was a Polish man.
"Additionally, if you have a dash cam which may have recorded footage of the incident, or events prior to it, please contact us."
You can report information online at herts.police.uk/report, speak to an operator in the Force Communications Room via our online web chat at herts.police.uk/contact or call the non-emergency number 101, quoting ISR 601 of 13 January 2020.
Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org.