Belfast Telegraph

Man charged in hit-and-run probe

A man has been charged with a string of motoring offences following an alleged hit-and-run accident involving a child.

The seven-year-old girl was left badly injured after the incident at Creggan Heights, Londonderry, on Friday evening.

Police in Foyle have charged a 23-year-old man, who was arrested on Saturday, with dangerous driving causing grievous bodily injury, having no licence, failing to stop, failing to remain at the scene and a number of other motoring offences.

He will appear before Londonderry Magistrates' Court on Monday.

The Public Prosecution Service is to review all the charges.

A 21-year-old man who was also arrested has been released on bail.

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