Appeal following A483 RTC

Police are appealing for witnesses following a hit and run road traffic collision on the A483 Southbound in Wrexham which resulted in a police officer being injured.

The collision involving a police vehicle and a silver /grey Jeep Grand Cherokee 4x4 which was towing an Ivor Williams agricultural trailer at the time, happened at 4.09pm yesterday, Thursday 6th June.

The driver of the vehicle reversed into the police vehicle before driving off in the direction of Oswestry. The trailer was later found abandoned a short distance along the road.

PC Richard Priamo of the Roads Policing Unit said: “The collision resulted in the officer being taken to hospital, but thankfully his injuries were not deemed serious.”

“We are appealing to anyone who witnessed the collision or who may have been travelling along the route and who saw the incident, to come forward.”

“We would also like to speak to anybody who may have dash cam footage from their vehicles prior to the collision.”

Please contact the Roads Policing Unit in St Asaph on 101 quoting reference 19100293260.  Alternatively use the live webchat https://www.north-wales.police.uk/contact/live-chat-support

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