Plea For Witnesses After HGV Hit & Run On A31 Near Dorchester

Kallum Gethins By Kallum Gethins May6,2024
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At approximately 9:45 AM, along the A31 route towards Dorchester, a distressing incident unfolded. A White foreign-plated Artic HGV, possibly of MAN make, collided with a Red Scania HGV, operated by a reputable company Clive Shaw Trucking known for its unique offerings in the transportation and events sector.

The White HGV failed to stop after the collision. The repercussions of this hit-and-run are significant, with notable damage inflicted on the off side of our tractor unit and trailer and debris scattered along the road which cars had driven through.

Exact truck and trailer that was hit

Clive Shaw Trucking, are looking for witnessess or those with dashcam footage, both near and far, for assistance in this matter. Witnesses who were present at the scene are urged to come forward with any information they may have.

Did you witness the collision or notice anything unusual about the White Artic HGV whilst travelling along the A31 on the 6th May 2024?

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A spokesperson for Clive Shaw Trucking said:

“We appeal to those who might have captured the incident on dashcam footage. In today’s digital age, video evidence can be instrumental in reconstructing events accurately. Your footage could provide invaluable insight into the moments leading up to and following the collision.

The aftermath of the collision left a trail of debris that passing cars navigated through, a testament to the severity of the impact. Your keen observation or recollection of number plates seen in the vicinity could also aid in tracking down the responsible party.

As we strive for resolution and accountability, we provide the relevant authorities with the police reference number: 20240506-0128. Any information provided will be handled with utmost care and confidentiality. “

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