“Hit and run” victim recovering from injuries; driver of vehicle in custody

Another male, who was a victim of a hit and run incident, is currently a patient at the Joseph N France Hospital receiving treatment for a broken leg and injuries to his waist.

The incident occurred last Friday, April 12, on Fort Street, just before 6 p.m.

Eyewitnesses spoke of a silver motor car that sped up Fort, overtook a vehicle and then upended the victim. The driver of the car then left the scene of the accident.

Police have confirmed the incident and have revealed that the driver of the vehicle, a young male, is in custody.

The Police have not yet stated if the driver has been charged or what charges he may face.