Police call for witnesses as driver flees vehicle after hitting parked car in Long Gully

POLICE have called for witnesses after a driver left the scene of a crash with a parked car in Long Gully early on Sunday morning.

The crash occurred just after 3am at the intersection of Derwent Drive and Hercules Street.

The driver of a black Toyota sedan fled the scene, leaving the “significantly damaged” car behind.

The parked car suffered minor damage.

Police are making inquiries with the owner of the Toyota, who was not driving the vehicle at the time. The car was not reported stolen and was not unregistered.

The Toyota has been towed from the scene to a secure police facility.

Anyone with information can contact Bendigo Police on 5448 1300.

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