Hit and run in stolen car leaves woman with broken arm

A WOMAN has suffered a broken arm after being hit by a stolen car in Sydney’s east.

About 9.30pm on Saturday, the 61-year-old was crossing Blair Street in Bondi, when she was struck by a purple Suzuki Baleno which was travelling east.

The woman was knocked to the roadway and suffered a broken arm. She was taken by ambulance to St Vincents Hospital where she is receiving treatment.


The driver of the car stopped briefly and spoke to witnesses before driving from the scene. He has only been described as about 178cm tall, with short shaved hair.

Police saythe Suzuki Baleno, with a registration of AFD 67L, had been stolen before the incident.

Anyone with information on the incident who hasn’t yet spoken to police are urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone who sees the vehicle should contact Triple Zero.