Car crash men wanted by police

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TEN males who fled the scene of a two-car crash near the Limes in Banbridge on Saturday evening are being sought by local police.

Around 5.10pm to 5.30pm two vehicles, a Toyota Avensis and black Volkswagen Golf, were involved in a collision just opposite the entrance to The Limes. Five males travelling in the Golf fled the scene with four making off towards Banbridge and one making off along Newry Road in the direction of the old shoe factory.

Police arrested a 21-year-old male on suspicion of driving with excess alcohol, driving without due care and attention and other offences. He has been released on bail pending further enquiries.

Police are appealing to anyone who witnessed the collision or the males making off from the scene to contact them in Banbridge on 0845 600 8000.