October 30, 2018 7:29 pm
Updated: October 30, 2018 7:31 pm

Boy hospitalized with serious injuries after hit and run in Saskatoon

Saskatoon police are asking the public for help locating a vehicle reported to have struck a boy in the Mount Royal neighbourhood on Oct. 29.

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Saskatoon police say a seven-year-old boy was hospitalized after a hit and run in the Mount Royal neighbourhood.

A pedestrian collision was reported at Avenue T North and Rusholme Road at roughly 3:45 p.m. CT on Oct. 29.

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Officers found the boy suffering from serious but non-life-threatening injuries. He was taken to hospital by ambulance.

Police said the boy was reportedly trying to cross Avenue T North when he was struck by a vehicle which then fled westbound on Bedford Road.

The vehicle was described as a dark-coloured van.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Saskatoon police at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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