The emergency services were called to Meols Cop Road, Southport, Merseyside, at approximately 1:25pm this afternoon (Wednesday 18th July 2012) following reports of a RTC.

A Transit van collided with a car onMeols Cop Road,Southport.

The van hit a car that was turning intoMeolsCopSchoolcar park. 

The air bag deployed in the van and the driver ran from the scene.

Police arrived a short time later and went in search of the driver to no avail.

The van had no valid tax disc. The other car sustained minor damage.

The van was taken away from the scene a short time later by FMC Recovery.

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