Driver ploughed into parked Audi and fled
POLICE are on the hunt for a driver who smashed into a parked car in a residential estate and then drove off.
It is believed the crash occurred at around 3.30am on Sunday, damaging an Audi A1.
The white car was parked in Fellway, Pelton Fell, near Chester-le-Street, when it was shunted down the street by the driver who then made off.
Pictures show extensive damage caused to the driver’s side of the car but police are yet to catch the culprit.
Officers are now appealing for any witnesses to the crash to come forward and help with their investigation.
A spokesperson for Durham Constabulary said: “Durham Constabulary are appealing for the driver of a large black vehicle which is believed to have been in the area at the time of the crash to come forward.”