Breaking news: Child hurt in Hastings hit-and-run

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An eight-year-old was injured after being hit by a car near Alexandra Park this afternoon (Wednesday, December 23).

The child was struck by the vehicle in St Helens Road, close to the junction with Bethune Way, at around noon. The car left the scene.

The child was treated by paramedics for a foot injury.

Witnesses are urged to contact Sussex Police on or call 101, quoting serial 558 of 23/12.

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