Appeal for witnesses after man injured in crash near Poole school

A MAN in his 60s was left with serious injuries after a crash in Poole.

The incident occurred at around 9.15am on Wednesday (August 9) in Herbert Avenue, at the junction with St Aldhelm’s Academy, according to Dorset Police.

It involving a silver Citroen C5 and the driver, a local man in his 60s, was taken to hospital for treatment in a serious condition.

PC Steve Eastwood, of the Roads Policing Team, said: “We are conducting enquires to find out what happened and I am appealing to any witnesses to please come forward.

“I am keen to speak to motorists who were travelling along Herbert Avenue and may have captured anything of relevance on dashcam footage.”

Anyone with information should contact Dorset Police via, by email to, or by calling 101, quoting incident number 55230124875. Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.