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Loudwater 'hit and run': Man critical and suspect arrested

Station Road Loudwater
Image caption The Corsa turned on to Station Road from the A40, police station

A man remains in a critical condition and a 20-year-old has been arrested after an alleged hit and run in Buckinghamshire.

A Vauxhall Corsa hit a 48-year-old man who was crossing Station Road in Loudwater, near High Wycombe, at 22:00 BST on Wednesday.

He suffered life-threatening injuries and remains in hospital in Oxford.

Police said the car failed to stop and returned 15 minutes later. A man from High Wycombe has been bailed.

He was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and failing to stop after a collision and is due to answer bail on 22 September.

Police said the green Corsa had turned off the A40 London Road on to Station Road.

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