Police appeal after cars damaged in Hitchin collision

Police are appealing for witnesses after a collision involving a Vauxhall Astra left two cars damage

Police are appealing for witnesses after a collision involving a Vauxhall Astra left two cars damaged - Credit: Archant

Damage has been caused to two cars after a collision in Hitchin on Monday – and police are now appealing for witnesses and information.

The incident involved a black Vauxhall Astra which was travelling on Wilshere Crescent in the direction of Stotfold Road.

The Astra collided with two other stationary vehicles, causing damage to both.

A 43-year-old man from Letchworth has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving, and has been released under investigation while enquiries continue.

PC Chris Brown said: “I am appealing to anyone who may have heard or seen something around the time if the incident and has not yet spoken to the police.


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“If you saw a vehicle matching the description driving erratically in the vicinity of Wilshere Crescent, we would like to hear from you.”

Anyone with information should email chris.brown@herts.pnn.police.uk or report it online at herts.police.uk/report.

You can also call police on 101 quoting reference ISR 70 of August 27.

Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through its anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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