Chippenham police identify injured runner hit by car

A young woman who was hit by a car while out running in Chippenham has been identified after a plea by police.

The woman, believed to be in her 20s, suffered head injuries and was flown to Frenchay Hospital in Bristol.

Police were called to the scene at the roundabout at The Bridge Centre, at about 10:30 GMT.

Roads including Bath Road, Avenue Le Fleche and Ivy Lane are closed while police investigate at the scene. They will remain shut for several hours.

Wiltshire Police said the woman's family had been informed and they were now appealing for any witnesses to come forward.

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