Child, 6, injured in Aylesbury hit and run

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A six-year-old child was rushed to hospital after being knocked down by a car in Aylesbury.

The child was at a pedestrian crossing in Tring Road, near Parton Road, at around 6.20pm on Friday when they were hit by a car, police said today.

The car did not stop at the scene and police are appealing for any witnesses to come forward and help with their investigation.

A 27-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident and bailed until February 27.

The child was taken to Stoke Mandeville Hospital for treatment to leg injuries they suffered.

Anyone with information should call police on 101 and ask for PC Neil Stephenson or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.