CAN YOU HELP: Appeal for information following Blackwood road traffic collision

We are appealing for information following a road traffic collision between a car and a pedestrian in Blackwood at around 7pm on Saturday 11 January.

The collision between a 13-year-old girl and a Ford Focus took place at a crossing near to the Bumble Bee pub on the B4254.

The girl received minor injuries to her neck and legs.

We are hoping to identify the driver of a black car who did stop to check on the girl’s welfare and may be able to assist with our enquiries.

She is described as a white woman, approximately 30 years old and with blonde hair in a ‘bob’ style.

Officers are also appealing for witnesses or anyone with information about this incident to call Gwent Police on 101, or contact the force via its social media accounts on Facebook and Twitter, quoting log reference 2000016309.

Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.