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Appeal following Skipton assault

Police are appealing for witnesses and information about an assault in Skipton.

It happened on Keighley Road, near the junction with Lower Union Street, at around 5pm on Wednesday 17 May.

A cream-coloured hatchback car was pulling out of a cobbled side street onto Keighley Road when it struck a pedestrian.

The car then stopped and the male driver assaulted the pedestrian.

Anyone with information which could assist the investigation is asked to call 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, quoting reference number 12170084948.