Devon

Man seriously injured in Paignton hit and run

Luscombe Lane
Image caption The collision happened at the junction of the main road with Luscombe Lane

A man has been seriously injured after being hit by a car while walking with his family.

Police are hunting the driver of a dark green Ford car which failed to stop after hitting the man on the A380 Kings Ash Road in Paignton, Devon.

Officers said the collision happened at the junction with Luscombe Lane between 02:15 and 02:27 GMT.

The man, aged in his 40s, is being treated at Derriford Hospital in Plymouth for leg and pelvis injuries.

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