Injured in hit and run

July 24, 2012, St John’s Antigua – Police were up to the time of publication searching for a man who is said to have hit a 25 year old woman from All Saints with a motorbike before fleeing on foot.

Mellisa Phillip-Samuel, who is a Diamond’s International employee from All Saints Village, is said to have been tossed into the air by the impact. She landed on a concrete sidewalk and had severe injuries to her face and complained of pain about her body.

The incident happened at about 4:30 pm on Tuesday while Phillip-Samuel and relatives were walking on Friendly Alley in the Capital.

The police have taken possession of the bike, and in custody up to publishing was its owner, who wasn’t the one riding the bike at the time of the accident.