Police search for driver who fled after crashing into historic Ramsgate wall

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Police are searching for a driver who crashed into an historic wall, lamppost and bench in Ramsgate yesterday (May 12).

The driver and passengers of a hatchback car smashed into the Montefiore woods wall at the junction of Winterstoke Way with Dumpton Park Drive at 4.33am.

They left the scene before police arrived.

A Kent Police spokesman said: “Kent Police was called to a reported single vehicle collision in Winterstoke Way, Ramsgate, at 4.33am on Friday 12 May. It was reported that a car had been in collision with a wall and a lamp post.

“The occupants of the vehicle are reported to have dispersed before officers arrived.

” Enquiries to locate them are ongoing.”