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Hunt for driver after teenager injured in hit-and-run

The 18-year-old woman suffered a leg injury after being struck by a car in Dundee.

Beauly Avenue, Dundee.
Dundee: The 18-year-old was struck in Beauly Avenue. Google 2019

Police are hunting a driver after a teenager was injured in a hit-and-run in Dundee.

The 18-year-old woman suffered a leg injury after being struck by a small blue car in Beauly Avenue at around 12.40pm on Wednesday.

The pedestrian was taken to the city’s Ninewells Hospital for treatment.

Police are appealing for witnesses after the driver failed to stop at the scene.

Sergeant Craig McBean, of Dundee’s Road Policing Unit, said: “Thankfully nobody has been seriously injured and we are now working to identify the vehicle involved.

“We would urge anyone who may have witnessed the incident or may have seen a small blue car being driven southwards from Beauly Avenue to come forward.”

If you have any information, call 101.

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