POLICE this afternoon issued an appeal for witnesses to a head-on car crash which happened in Torquay last friday.
At around 1pm on Barton Hill Way a grey Rover ZR MG car collided with a red Nissan Note and then went on to hit other nearby vehicles.
The driver of the Rover fled the scene on foot and despite searches by police units - including the police helicopter - he has not been located.
A passenger in the Rover sustained injuries in the collision and has undergone surgery at Torbay hospital.
Any witnesses who either saw the collision or noticed a grey Rover ZR MG, registration number WF03 LTZ, driving in the Willows area of Torquay, are asked to contact Newton Abbot serious collisions investigation unit quoting reference 351 of 9 November 2012.