UPDATED: Man arrested after Banbury hit and run

Driver with one year old on his lap leaves man injured after hit and run in Banbury

Driver with one year old on his lap leaves man injured after hit and run in Banbury

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A MAN has been arrested in connection with a collision between a 50-year-old man and a car in Banbury.  

The 50-year-old suffered injuries to his knee, ankle, hands and hip following the collision on Saturday, August 16 at about 3.45pm.

The incident involved a silver Nissan Almera and happened at the junction of Newland Road and Dashwood Road. 

Police said the driver was holding a small child aged about one on his lap at the time.

A 27-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of common assault, failing to stop at a road traffic collision, causing bodily harm by wanton or furious driving, driving a motor vehicle in a manner likely to cause danger to passengers and resisting arrest.

He has been released on bail until September 25.

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