Teenage girl fights for life after being hit by truck in Melbourne’s east
Police are searching for the driver of a truck after a teenage girl was critically injured in an apparent hit-and-run in Melbourne’s east.
The girl was walking south across Whitehorse Road in Ringwood just after 7:00am when she was struck by a truck turning from Dampier Grove onto the Maroondah Highway, police said.
The truck did not stop and police are urging the driver to come forward.
Police said the brown light truck which was last seen heading east on the Maroondah Highway.