Woman ‘seriously injured’ after hit-and-run

Lincolnshire Police.
Lincolnshire Police.

A cyclist has been ‘seriously injured’ following a hit-and-run last night (Tuesday).

A police spokesman said the 66-year-old local woman was collided with at about 4.30pm on Tattershall Road.

She suffered a serious head injury and was taken to Boston Pilgrim Hospital.

She was later transferred to the Queens Medical Centre, in Nottingham.

The driver did not stop at the scene and extensive enquiries are underway to trace the vehicle.

The spokesman said the vehicle involved in the collision is described as a silver saloon with dark tinted windows.

Anyone with information should call the Collision Witness Hotline on 01522 558855, or Lincolnshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 290 of December 2.