Police appeal after five-week-old baby thrown from pram in shocking Clitheroe hit-and-run

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was struck by a car in a Clitheroe car park and her five-week-old baby was thrown from the pram.

The incident happened at Booths car park at around 3pm on Monday, March 1st.

The driver of the vehicle failed to stop, and their vehicle is described as possibly being a small silver SUV, similar in size to a Dacia Duster.

A police spokesman said: "CCTV enquiries are ongoing but in the meantime if you witnessed this incident and have further information please email [email protected] or call 101 quoting LC-20210301-0817.

Police are appealing for witnesses

"Alternatively if you are the driver of this vehicle, we're not inhumane we accept that sometimes panic can effect decision making. But don't make the situation worse; contact us, rather than fearing every knock at your door for the next few days, weeks, months."