Doncaster man seriously injures leg in hit and run smash

The A1 is closed southbound.
The A1 is closed southbound.

A 44-year-old Doncaster man has sustained serious injuries to his leg in a hit-and-run collision.

Police are trying to trace the driver of a maroon coloured Ford Focus that was in collision with a pedestrian last night and failed to stop at the scene.

At around 9.25pm, the Focus was travelling on Bootham Lane, Stainforth, in the direction towards Hatfield, when there was a collision with a 44-year-old man.

The driver of the vehicle did not stop and the drove away from the scene.

The man was taken to hospital with serious injuries to his leg.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or who has any information, is asked to call 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111, quoting incident number 1214 of August 3, 2015.