Case 7: Crime of the Week - Blockhouse Bay Road Hit and Run, Auckland

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Case 7: Crime of the Week - Blockhouse Bay Road Hit and Run, Auckland

Ten 7, Episode

25
7th September 2017

Police in Auckland are investigating an alleged hit and run incident in Avondale, where the victim was seriously injured.

At about 6:30am on Tuesday 25th July, the victim was walking across Blockhouse Bay Road from New North Road. After checking there was no oncoming traffic, she has entered the crossing and been struck by a small red or dark red hatchback car.

The victim has suffered a broken wrist, lost several teeth and had to undergo plastic surgery on a facial injury. The victim was lucky not be more seriously injured.

The red or dark red hatchback vehicle would have had damage to the front left of the car. Police would like to hear from anyone who knows of a red or dark red hatchback that was damaged in this way around 25th July.

Police are appealing for anyone who may know anything about this case to contact Auckland Police.