Search continues for hit and run

The scene of a hit and run accident on Aucklands Dominion road, Mount Eden, where a car struck a teenage boy and fled the scene.Photo / Neville Marriner
The scene of a hit and run accident on Aucklands Dominion road, Mount Eden, where a car struck a teenage boy and fled the scene.Photo / Neville Marriner

Police are still searching for a car involved in a hit and run that has left a teenage boy in an Auckland hospital overnight.

The teenager was struck by a vehicle while crossing Dominion Rd at Mt Eden about 5.50pm yesterday.

Police said they were "quickly on scene, however the vehicle involved did not stop and is still outstanding''.

The boy was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

The Serious Crash Unit completed a scene examination and is investigating how the incident happened.

Anyone with information should contact police on 09 571 2800.

- APNZ

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