Police in Waltham Forest are appealing for witnesses after a hit-and-run left a man with serious leg injuries.

Officers say the driver of a dark coloured car drove on the wrong side of the road and crashed into the man in Chingford’s Station Road between 3.05am and 3.10am on Sunday, March 25.

The incident, which happened outside a Mitsubishi car showroom, occurred shortly after a group of men were seen fighting in the area.

The driver made off in the direction of Kings Head Hill.

Anyone with information which could help police with their enquiries is asked to call Waltham Forest CID on 0203 2760975 or call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.