Man arrested after 'hit and run' A38 crash near Burnham
driver of a van has been arrested after allegedly failing to stop
at the scene of an accident involving a cyclist which blocked
the A38 between
Highbridge and Bridgwater on Sunday (October 30th).
police shut the busy route through Pawlett, as pictured, following
the accident in which a cyclist was knocked off his bike by the
vehicle and suffered head and neck injuries.
driver of a van has been arrested for allegedly failing to stop
at the scene," a police spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
added: "The cyclist suffered head and neck injuries after
being knocked off his bike and is in a stable condition in hospital."
witnesses to the accident have come forward and our investigations
put a diversion route in place while they were at the scene.