Appeal for witnesses following fail to stop collision involving e-scooter – Oxford
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Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses to a collision involving an e-scooter that failed to stop in Oxford.
Between 8.30am and 8.40am yesterday (21/11) an e-scooter was involved in a collision with a pedestrian and a push chair on the path adjacent to Brookfield Crescent, heading towards Headley Way.
The pedestrian, a man in his forties, and the child in the push chair sustained minor injuries that did not require hospital treatment.
The person riding the e-scooter is described as a young male, aged in his early to late teens, wearing dark clothing.
He was riding an orange VOI e-scooter.
Investigating officer, PC Ruan Brink, based at Abingdon police station, said: “I am appealing for witnesses to this incident to please come forward.
“I’d also ask any motorists who have dash-cams and were in the local area around the time that this happened to please check any footage in case it may have captured something that could assist the investigation.
“Anyone with information can contact police by calling 101 or making a report online, quoting reference 43210526639.
“Alternatively, if you wish to remain anonymous, you can make a report to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via their website.”