A 27-year-old man is in hospital with serious head injuries after a three car smash in Ledston.
Police are appeal for witnesses after a black Renault Clio collided with a stationary vehicle on Newton Lane yesterday (Sunday) at around 5.30pm.
Another vehicle travelling behind the Clio subsequently collided with it and made off from the scene, while a further vehicle seen in the area also left.
Officers believe the occupants of one of the vehicles returned to the scene and removed the injured rear seat passenger of the Clio, before taking him to hospital.
Anyone who saw any of the vehicles either prior, during or after the incident is asked to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers in confidence on 0800 555 111.