A 10-year-old girl on her way to school was hit by a vehicle that then failed to stop in Macgregor this morning (30 November).
The accident happened between 8:30 am and 8:45 am when the child was on her way to Macgregor Primary School.
When the collision happened, she was crossing a pedestrian crossing on her bike on Osburn Drive near the intersection with Cannan Crescent, Macgregor.
The girl suffered minor injuries but was able to keep going to her school. The ACT Ambulance Service was then called to assist.
The driver of a white, older vehicle, possibly a station wagon, did not stop and provide assistance.
Police would like the driver to come forward to assist with the investigation.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or who has information that can assist police is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website. Quote 6974397. Information can be provided anonymously.