Radford Boulevard, where the incident took place. (Credit: Nottinghamshire Police)

Nottinghamshire police have arrested a man after a pedestrian suffered a broken leg and facial injuries after being run over on Radford Boulevard.

The pedestrian was crossing the road on the afternoon of Sunday, January 15th, when he was struck by a car that was being driven in a reportedly dangerous manner.

The driver, a 59 year-old man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving, but has since been released on bail.

PC Nicole Bass, of Nottinghamshire Police, said: “A road collision involving a pedestrian can have devastating consequences for everyone involved, so any report we receive of this nature is obviously very concerning.”

“There is no excuse for anyone to drive in a dangerous fashion on our streets, and anyone who does this should expect to face consequences.”

Police are pleading to anyone who saw what happened or has any dash-cam footage that could assist their investigation to get in touch immediately on 101, quoting incident 300 of 15 January 2023.

Information can also be left anonymously by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.