A MAN fractured his eye socket and cheekbone after a crash in Somerset.

Avon and Somerset Police is now looking for witnesses to the crash, which took place in Yeovil on Sunday, January 12.

The incident, involving a pedestrian and a car, happened at around 9pm near to St Michael and All Angels Church, in St Michael's Avenue.

A police spokesperson said: "A grey Skoda Octavia was in collision with a 40-year-old male pedestrian who needed treatment at Yeovil District Hospital for a fractured eye socket and cheekbone.

"The driver remained at the scene to speak with police officers."

If you saw the collision or have any dashcam footage which could help the investigation get in touch through www.avonandsomerset.police.uk/contact or by calling 101 quoting reference 5220009601.