Police appeal for information: Hit and run traffic crash in Morningside, QLD

Police are appealing for witnesses following a hit-and-run traffic crash in Morningside overnight.

Preliminary investigations indicate at midnight, a silver Toyota Camry was travelling along Beelarong Street when it struck a roadworker near Junction Road.

The Toyota Camry continued on Junction Road for a short time before crashing into a power pole.

The driver fled the scene on foot.

The roadworker, a 27-year-old man, was transported to the Princess Alexandra Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has any relevant dashcam footage is urged to come forward.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24hrs per day at www.police.qld.gov.au/reporting or call 131 444.

Report crime information anonymously via Crime Stoppers. Call 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestoppersqld.com.au.

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