Man hurt in hit and run is back home

A Corby man who was injured in a hit and run incident is back home.

The 44-year-old was hit by a car that failed to stop as he walked along the A585 near Wyre in Lancashire.

Two passers-by found him lying by the road in the early hours of Sunday, August 19, and took him to the Royal Preston Hospital.

The man suffered severe bruising in the incident and was released from hospital on Monday.

An investigation is under way and police are appealing for the driver to come forward so they can establish the circumstances of exactly what happened.