A 12-year-old pedestrian in Fredericton, N.B., was taken to hospital with serious injuries after being struck by a vehicle on Monday.
Police say officers responded to the scene of an alleged hit-and-run on Hughes Street at 6:28 p.m.
Fredericton police say the youth was taken to hospital with serious injuries.
During their investigation, police say officers were able to locate and seize a vehicle of interest.
A man was later arrested and charged with failing to stop at the scene of a crash knowing bodily harm was caused.
The man is scheduled to appear in court at a later date.
Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact police at 506-460-2300 or call Crime Stoppers.