Police arrest Man after 4 Year old Mowed Down in Southampton Hit and Run

A man has been arrested following a fail to stop collision in Southampton which left a four-year-old girl in hospital.

Officers were called to Denzil Avenue at 7.50pm on Thursday, 27 July to reports of a collision involving a young girl and a silver Ford Focus.

The girl suffered a broken leg and was taken to Southampton General Hospital.

The car was later recovered by police in Fanshaw Street, close to Onslow Road.

A 45-year-old man from Southampton has been arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving, failing to stop and failing to report a collision.

He is currently in custody.

If you have any information relating to this case, please call 101 quoting reference ‘44170289565’, or contact Crimestoppers anonymously.

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