Policing are looking for anyone with info about a hit and run incident that occurred in Evatt last night (22nd of March).
Around 10.00pm a 26-year-old man was dropped off by an unidentified taxi near the intersection of William Webb Drive and Callaghan Street.
After dropping off the man the taxi driver drove up William Webb Drive, performed a U-turn and approached the man who was near the middle of the road.
The taxi drove into the victim trapping him under the vehicle. The taxi then sped off.
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The victim was taken to The Canberra Hospital. He suffered serious injuries but is in a stable condition.
Anyone who may have been in the area at the time and can assist police with their investigation is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via act.crimestoppers.com.au
UPDATED: They’ve arrested someone. A taxi driver has been picked up and charged with intentionally inflicting grievous bodily harm. His vehicle has been taken away for forensic examination.