Hit and run leaves biker injured

A pick-up truck driver fled the scene of an accident which left a motorcyclist injured in a High Street. Police were called to the collision in West Malling just before 9pm last night.

Emergency services at the scene of the collision Emergency services at the scene of the collision

The force confirmed it has launched urgent enquiries to find the truck driver, with a spokesman saying: “They had left the scene before police arrived.” The motorcyclist has been taken to a London hospital for treatment.

Last night a small section of the road was cordoned off between Tesco and The Farmhouse pub.

No further details about the biker’s injuries are yet available.

Anyone who witnessed the crash or the vehicles in the moments before the incident should call police on 01622 604100, quoting reference 22-1392.

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