Northern Ireland

Driver ecapes Derry hijacking bid

A driver has escaped injury following an attempted hijacking in Londonderry.

At about 0200 BST on Saturday, a man walked in front of a vehicle in the Rossville Street area.

A number of other men appeared and one climbed onto the vehicle. The men attempted to open the driver's door and smash the window.

The driver managed to move his vehicle away from the scene and was not injured.