Stevenage man arrested after toddler seriously injured in hit-and-run
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A man has been arrested after a toddler was seriously injured in an alleged hit-and-run incident on Friday.
Police were called to Fortuna Close in Stevenage just after 6.30pm to reports that a child had been found lying seriously injured.
The child, a toddler, was taken to Stevenage’s Lister Hospital for assessment before being transferred to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge – where they remain in a serious but stable condition.
A 23-year-old man from Stevenage has been arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving, failing to stop at the scene of a collision, GBH, driving otherwise in accordance with a licence and driving without insurance.
Police say he has been released on bail while investigations continue.
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If you have any information that could assist officers with their enquiries, please call 101 quoting ISR 658 of November 3.
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