Just after 6:20PM on Wednesday, 15 April, police responded to a collision on Hirst Road at the junction of Moonbeam Drive. A purple Honda Fit was travelling along Hirst Road in the direction of North Sound Estates, when a black pickup truck exited Moonbeam Drive onto the roadway, causing the driver of the purple Honda Fit to swerve in order to avoid a collision with the pickup truck. The Honda Fit collided with a wall, causing extensive damage to the vehicle and serious injury to the occupants.
The driver of the black pickup truck failed to stop following the collision and made off before the arrival of the police. The matter has been under investigation, however, police have been unable to locate the vehicle or identify the driver who caused the collision. A picture of the pickup truck is attached.
Investigators are appealing to anyone with information that will assist in locating the pickup truck and identifying the driver to come forward by calling the Traffic and Roads Policing Unit at 649-6254.
Anonymous tips may be provided directly to the RCIPS Confidential Tip Line at 949-7777, or via our website. Tips can also be submitted anonymously via the Miami-based call centre of Crime Stoppers at 800-8477(TIPS), or online.