A 62-year-old retired farmer, of Biabou, is in hospital nursing a broken leg after being struck in an incident in which the driver fled the scene.

Police said, Thursday, they are investigating a motor vehicular accident involving an unknown vehicle and a pedestrian Esworth Dick.

The accident occurred along the Biabou Public Road about 9:45 p.m. on April 22 – Easter Monday.

The vehicle fled the scene after the incident

Dick, who was subsequently rushed to the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital, sustained a broken left foot and is still a patient there.

Police are soliciting the assistance of the public in the relay of any information that will assist in the investigation of this matter.

Persons with information are asked to contact Officer in Charge of CID at 1-784-456-1810, ACP in charge Crimes at 1-784-456-1339 or Officer i/c Traffic Branch.