Man arrested after pedestrian hit by vehicle in Broadstairs

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A 25-year-old man from Broadstairs has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving and failing to stop after a collision after a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle on Friday (August 28).

Kent Police received a report of a collision involving a vehicle and a pedestrian at 12.50pm in Percy Road, Broadstairs. A woman reported injuries and was taken to a local hospital.

The woman is now back at home but suffered cuts and bruises.

The arrested man has been was released under investigation pending further enquiries.