August 9, 2018 2:11 pm
Updated: August 9, 2018 5:24 pm

Winnipeg police seeking driver after 4-year-old injured in hit-and-run

Winnipeg police are looking for the driver of a van following a hit-and-run Wednesday.

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Winnipeg police are hoping to hear from anyone who can help track down the driver of a van that struck and injured a child Wednesday evening.

Const. Rob Carver told Global News a four-year-old girl was struck on the street in the 400 block of Langside Street around 8 p.m. She was taken to hospital in stable condition.

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Carver said eyewitnesses told police the driver stopped briefly after hitting the child, but then drove off. Officers located the abandoned van a few blocks away.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Traffic Division at 204-986-7085 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

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