Police appeal after second pedestrian hit by car on Corby street within two months

A pedestrian was killed on the same Oakley Vale road in December

Thursday, 6th February 2020, 9:38 am
Updated Thursday, 6th February 2020, 1:24 pm

Traffic police have appealed for witnesses to a serious road traffic collision on Oldland Road, Corby, last night (Wednesday, February 6).

A 50-year-old pedestrian was hit by a blue Vaxhall Zafira on the road that runs alongside the Snatch Hill Estate at about 8.10pm. The air ambulance was called to the scene following the incident and the pedestrian was taken to University Hospital Coventry suffering from a head injury.

It is close to the spot where a 79-year-old man was hit on December 15, 2019. He sadly died in hospital on December 28.

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Two pedestrians have been hit by cars on Oldland Road within two months

Officers have asked local people to check dashcam footage and to contact them if they saw anything that could help.

Anyone with information can call police on 03000 111 222 or Drivewatch on 0800 174615

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