Man fighting for life after Lewisham hit and run

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A man was left fighting for his life after a hit and run in Lewisham.

The incident at just after 9pm on Monday left the victim, 60, with life threatening injuries.

Detectives are appealing for witnesses to the collision in Vesta Road, Brockley, to come forward.

The driver of the black SUV did not stop at the scene and the injured man remains in hospital.

Police said they were scouring CCTV footage to piece together how the man sustained such severe injuries.

They also want drivers who potentially have dahscam footage to come forward.

Detective Constable Louise Woodgate, from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit, said:“We are very keen to speak to anyone who was in the Vesta Road area at the time and saw the collision, or the moments leading up to it.

“We would also ask anyone in the area to check their CCTV or dashcam footage and to get in touch as soon as possible if you find anything that may assist our enquiries.”

Anyone with information should call 020 8285 1574 with CAD 7336/1NOV.

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