Police hunt Ford Focus driver after a man's foot was run over in Sunderland

Penshaw Monument.
Penshaw Monument.
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Police are hunting the driver of black Ford Focus after a man's foot was run over in Sunderland

The 26-year-old victim was treated in hospital for a fractured foot following the incident in the Penshaw Monument car park on Sunday, June 19.

A man in a black Ford Focus drove over the victims foot at about 1.30pm, before driving off.

Police believe the driver and other occupants in the vehicle were aware that the man's foot had been injured.

Officers are carrying out enquiries to locate the driver of the vehicle and are asking any witnesses to come forward.

Anyone with information should contact Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 149 of 20/06/16 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.