Police are appealing for witnesses following a suspected hit and run involving a pedestrian and a Porsche.

The collision occurred in the Penmead Road area of Delabole at around 4pm on Thursday, May 1.

The victim, a local man in his 40’s sustained head injuries as a result of the collision and was taken to Derriford hospital, but later discharged.

A 48-year-old local man was arrested in connection with the incident and subsequently released on police bail until, June 24 pending further enquiries.

Police are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed or have information relating to this incident to contact them on 101 quoting police reference BC/14/142.