Loose wheel causes collision in Fivemiletown


Police are appealing for information following reports of a ‘hit-and-run’ incident in Fivemiletown, in which it is thought a wheel came off a trailer and hit a car.

PSNI Dungannon said: “We are appealing for information following a hit and run road traffic collision on the Ballagh Road, Fivemiletown. The incident was reported to police shortly after 4.30pm on Tuesday, July 19. Our enquiries have been ongoing since then, however we now seek help from the public.

“It thought that a wheel may have come loose from a trailer and collided with an oncoming vehicle causing damage to the vehicle and injury to the occupants,” they continued.

“We would appeal to anyone who was in the area at the time and may have seen this incident to contact Police on 101 and quote reference 894 of 19/07/16.”