Two beautiful donkeys have died after being involved in a hit and run accident at 10.40pm in the New Forest. The incident happened on Saturday 5th March.The three and four-year-old jennies were hit by vehicle that is believed to be a Silver Ford mondeo.The vehicle as travelling from the Heath roundabout towards Beaulieu. After the incident the vehicle made off towards the Fawley Exbury area.
The owners of the donkeys have put up a reward of up to £1000 for information leading to prosecution of the driver.
Speaking from her home in the New Forest Sarah Tangecroft-Napthing said “The donkeys belonged to my 4 year old nephew and my 16 year old son, my nephew has just seen these pics on my camera and has said naughty driver makes me sad to see my donkey dead, my son is angry that yet again the driver hasn’t the decency to come forward
The Two donkeys a grey jenny died from internal injuries and the brown jenny died from 3 broken legs both animals would have suffered.”
Anyone with any information please contact the police on 101,