Bristol

Man arrested in Bristol after car hits woman

Scene of incident in Bedminster
Image caption The car mounted the pavement in Canon Street at about 13:10 BST on Sunday

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a woman was hit by a car in Bristol.

The woman, in her 20s, was left with a serious leg injury after a car mounted the pavement in Canon Street in Bedminster at about 13:10 BST on Sunday. The vehicle then drove off.

A 25-year-old man was later arrested and remains in police custody.

Detectives investigating the incident are asking anyone who may have seen what happened to contact them.

The woman's injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

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