Woman found lying unconscious in road after suspected Christmas Eve hit and run

A woman was found lying unconscious and injured in the middle of the road following a suspected hit and run which took place on Christmas Eve.

A member of the public came across the woman and alerted police officers who had been out on patrol at the time after finding her in Farm Lane, Ashtead, Surrey.

The woman, who has not been identified, was taken to hospital where she was said to be in a serious but stable condition, SurreyLive reports.

Investigating officer, PC Emma Davies, said the collision is believed to have occurred between 8.15am and 8.20am on Thursday (December 24).

In a statement issued on Christmas Day, Surrey Police said: "We are appealing for witnesses following a suspected hit and run collision in Ashtead yesterday morning (December 24).

"Officers were on patrol when a member of the public alerted them to a woman lying unconscious and injured on Farm Lane. The woman was taken to hospital where she remains in a serious but stable condition."

Investigating Officer, PC Emma Davies said “The collision is believed to have occurred between 8:.15am to 8.20am.

“If you were in the area and saw anything or possibly have any dashcam footage or CCTV, please get in touch with us.”

Anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact Surrey Police either via its website surrey.police.uk or by calling on 101, quoting PR/ 45200135397.

Anyone who does not wish to leave a name, can call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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