At approximately 10.17 pm last night, Thursday 22 December 2016, a serious injury road traffic collision occurred on the A338 just south of Tidworth.
Involved in the collision was a Red Suzuki Swift and a pedal cyclist. As a result of the collision the rider of the pedal cycle, a local man aged 65, received life threatening injuries and is currently being treated in Southampton Hospital. His family are aware.
The driver of the Suzuki swift made off from the scene and enquiries are ongoing to locate him.
We are keen to speak to the driver as soon as possible and ask him to come forward.
Anyone with information about the collision should contact PC WILLIAMSON or PC CARGILL at the Collision Investigation Team at Devizes on 101. Alternatively call Crimestoppers 0800 555 111 where details may be left anonymously if preferred.