A Ford Transit Connect, a Peugeot 107 and a Vauxhall Zafira have been left in a terrible state after being hit by the vehicle on Quarry Road. A motorcycle was also knocked to the ground as a result of being shunted by the Transit. Police say a 5th vehicle was also hit.
Emergency services were called to the scene at around 23:00 but the driver had already fled the scene. It is reported that the suspect BMW drove the wrong way up Well Street whilst fleeing.
1 fire appliance from Ryde was mobilised to the incident off St John’s Road in the interests of safety. Firefighters were able to clear debris from the carriageway and move the vehicles to allow the road to re-open.
A spokesperson for Hampshire Constabulary has told Island Echo:
“We received a report shortly after 11pm last night (November 13) of a fail to stop collision on Quarry Road, Ryde.
“A red car was reported to have hit five parked vehicles and failed to stop at the scene.
“Enquiries are ongoing”.