Girl, 11, in­jured in hit and run

Western Mail - - NEWS -

A SCHOOL­GIRL was se­ri­ously in­jured in a sus­pected hit and run near a hos­pi­tal.

The 11-year-old was air­lifted to hos­pi­tal af­ter the col­li­sion in Ffrydd Road, Knighton, Powys, at about 4pm on Thurs­day.

A spokesman for Dyfed-Powys Po­lice said: “A dark-coloured Toy­ota Rav 4 in­dex num­ber DU12 LLJ has col­lided with an 11-yearold fe­male pedes­trian.

“The ve­hi­cle has failed to stop at the scene. The girl has sus­tained se­ri­ous in­juries and was air­lifted to hos­pi­tal.

“If any­one has wit­nessed the col­li­sion or has any in­for­ma­tion about the ve­hi­cle or driver in­volved please con­tact DyfedPowys Po­lice on 101.

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