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Police hunt driver in Westmoreland hit-and-run

Published:Sunday | February 1, 2015 | 2:17 PM

The police in Westmoreland are searching for the driver of a motor vehicle involved in a hit and run, which left a 44-year-old man dead.



The incident, which occurred on Friday, happened along the Hatfield main road.



The police say about 8:30 on Friday evening, the victim, Keith Oates, of Strathbogie district in the parish, was riding his pedal cycle along the roadway when he was hit from the cycle by a motor vehicle. The vehicle did not stop.



The police are appealing to anyone who witnessed the incident to contact them at 955-2536; call the police 119 emergency number or the nearest police station.



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