Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Cyclist injured in hit and run in Edinburgh

A cyclist is being treated in hospital after a hit and run in Edinburgh.

The woman was riding along Liberton Gardens when she was involved in a collision with a silver/blue hatchback car at about 09:30.

The 33-year-old suffered injuries to her upper body which it is said will take several months to recover from.

A Police Scotland spokesman said the driver of the car was aware of the incident but did not stop. Officers have appealed for witnesses.

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