Man arrested after a fail to stop collision that killed a woman from Sale


A man has been arrested in connection with a fail to stop collision in Hulme

At around 9.30pm on June 28, a woman was walking on a pedestrian crossing when a silver Ford Mondeo failed to stop and killed her.

The woman named as Emma Galton was treated by emergency services at the scene but sadly passed away.

A 28-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and failing to stop after a collision.

The man was arrested on July 1st and he remains in custody for questioning after a warrant of further detention was granted.

A 28-year-old woman who was arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender has been bailed pending further enquiries.

Sergeant Danny Byne of GMP’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit, said:”We gave been carrying out numerous enquiries since this tragic accident happened on Thursday and we currently have a man in custody being questioned.

“Our investigation is on going and I want to continue to appeal to anybody who thinks they may have any information that can assist us, no matter how big or small, so please contact police.”

Anyone with information should contact GMP’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 0161 856 4741 or anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.





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