Appeal for Information Following Tragic Hit-and-Run in Coventry

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Appeal for Information Following Tragic Hit-and-Run in Coventry

The Coventry community is in mourning after a devastating hit-and-run incident claimed the life of 12-year-old Josh on Radford Road. The collision occurred shortly after 4.30pm last night (Friday), near the local Aldi store.

Josh’s brother has issued an emotional plea on social media for witnesses to come forward, particularly those with dash cam footage, to assist in locating the dark-coloured BMW responsible for the incident. The vehicle was reportedly travelling at high speeds of around 80 mph at the time of the collision.

Appeal For Information Following Tragic Hit-and-run In Coventry

Despite the prompt response and efforts of ambulance service personnel, Josh was pronounced dead at the scene. The grief-stricken family remembers Josh as a cherished uncle to his nephew Theo and a beloved brother. They vow to seek justice for his untimely passing.

Authorities have since located and seized the vehicle involved but are urgently seeking information about the occupants at the time of the incident. Sergeant Rich Evans from the serious collision investigation unit urges the driver and passengers to come forward.

The police are extending their appeal to anyone who may have witnessed the collision or possess any relevant dashcam footage. Witnesses are encouraged to contact authorities via Live Chat on their website or by calling 101 with the reference log number 3407-140624. Anonymous tips can also be submitted through Crimestoppers at 0800 555111.

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