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Man thrown from bonnet during car theft in Farnworth

CCTV footage has been released showing a man being thrown from the bonnet of his car as a thief drove off at high speed in Greater Manchester.

The 59-year-old man was eventually flung into the road during the incident, which happened on Bloomfield Road, Farnworth, at 15:20 GMT on 7 February.

He had left the keys in the ignition of the car as he walked towards a store.

Police believe it was an opportunist theft.

  • 19 Feb 2015