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Witness appeal following two vehicle collision on A39

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We’re appealing for witnesses following a collision between a lorry and car which happened at 6.30am today (Thursday 8 October) on the A39 near Puriton Hill.

A silver Ford Fiesta was travelling towards Bridgwater on the A39 when it collided with a lorry towing a trailer that was travelling in the opposite direction.

The trailer made impact with the Fiesta causing significant damage to the door panel and front tyre.

The driver of the lorry failed to stop and provide details.

We’d like to hear from anyone that may have witnessed the incident or have information that could help us identify the lorry driver.

If you can help, call 101 quoting reference 5220227965.

If you can help, please call 101 and give the call handler the reference number 5220227965

You can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100 per cent anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via their Anonymous Online Form.

No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court or have to speak to police when contacting Crimestoppers.