Girl hit by car on pedestrian crossing

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after an 11-year-old girl was hit by a car as she used a pedestrian crossing in Leigh.

After the collision, which occurred at about 4.45pm on Monday, August 24, the blue car involved initially stopped but then left the scene.

The girl suffered a broken leg in the collision, which occurred on the A13 London Road, at the pedestrian crossing near to Waitrose.

Any witnesses to the collision or anyone who may know the identity of the driver should contact Pc Jason Mowbrey at the Rayleigh Road Policing Unit on 0300 333 4444.

FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE THURSDAY'S ECHO.

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2:25pm Wed 26 Aug 09

fayek says...

Poor Girl. I hope she recovers 100% from her injuries. Much Love XXX
Poor Girl. I hope she recovers 100% from her injuries. Much Love XXX fayek
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3:18pm Wed 26 Aug 09

Discouraged says...

What a low-life for driving away.
What a low-life for driving away. Discouraged
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1:03pm Thu 27 Aug 09

Last Poster says...

Hope she gets better quickly from what that idiot did to her.
Hope she gets better quickly from what that idiot did to her. Last Poster
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1:04pm Thu 27 Aug 09

Last Poster says...

Hope she gets better quickly from what that idiot did to her.
Hope she gets better quickly from what that idiot did to her. Last Poster
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1:16am Fri 28 Aug 09

soul man says...

whoever did this missed their calling in life, they should have been born a maggot
whoever did this missed their calling in life, they should have been born a maggot soul man
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