Teen cyclist injured after being hit by car near Co-op supermarket as police appeal to find driver

A teenage cyclist was left injured after a collision by a Co-op supermarket in Warwickshire. Police say that the incident happened at the back of the Co-op store in Loxley Close in Wellesbourne.

"A vehicle believed to be a white VW Polo or VW Golf collided with a young teenager on a bicycle at the rear of Co-operative supermarket," a Warwickshire Police spokesperson said.

"It was reported the female driver stopped at the scene but then drove away. Police are now trying to identify the driver."

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The spokesperson added that the cyclist suffered minor injuries. Now officers want to hear from anyone who was in the area between 5.30pm and 6pm.

"Anyone who has information or dashcam footage that may assist with enquiries are asked to please contact Warwickshire Police by emailing Trafficcpo@warwickshire.police.uk quoting collision reference 1460985 or contacting 101 quoting reference 283 of 14 June 2024," the spokesperson added.

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