Po­lice hunt fa­tal hit-an­drun driver of stolen car

The Sunday Telegraph - - News -

An el­derly woman died in a hit-an­drun crash af­ter the driver of a stolen car re­fused to stop for po­lice mo­ments ear­lier.

Of­fi­cers launched a man­hunt for the driver of the stolen black Mercedes AMG es­tate, who fled the scene on the A24 in Hor­sham, West Sus­sex, on Fri­day af­ter­noon. A 70-year-old woman was driv­ing a Ford Fi­esta when she was hit by the car as it joined the north­bound car­riage­way on the Farthings Hill round­about near Broad­bridge Heath just be­fore 2.30pm.

She died at the scene. Her friend and pas­sen­ger, also a 70-year-old woman, suf­fered mi­nor in­juries.

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