Berrow Road swimming pool Burnham-On-Sea

Burnham-On-Sea Police have appealed for witnesses after a collision between a car and pedestrian in which the driver failed to stop.

The incident happened at around 4pm on Wednesday December 5th in Berrow Road, opposite Burnham’s swimming pool.

A 13-year-old was walking on the pavement, when a car mounted the pavement before it collided with the teenager.

“The victim was taken to hospital and was later released, having fortunately only suffered minor injuries,” said a Police spokesman.

“The car is described as a black Ford Fiesta.”

“Were you in the area at the time? Did you see the incident or anything that could help with our investigation?”

Anyone with information should call 101, quoting reference number 5218269568 and ask to speak to PC 3569 Chapman.