An 11-year-old boy has been killed in a hit-and-run collision in Manchester.
The kid was handled by paramedics on the scene within the Beswick space of town however died of his accidents later in hospital.
Officers have arrested a 31-year-old man on suspicion of inflicting loss of life by harmful driving.
The motorist was detained after he went to a police station and stays in custody for questioning.
The collision occurred in Albert Avenue shortly after 6.10pm on Saturday.
Police later discovered an deserted gray VW Golf close by that’s believed to have been concerned within the crash.
PC Karl Horner mentioned: “This was a tragic incident during which a younger boy misplaced his life, and my ideas are along with his household at this unimaginably troublesome time.
“We’ve got a person in custody however our inquiries proceed as we work to ascertain the total circumstances which led to this collision.
“For those who assume you noticed the driving force of the gray VW Golf across the time of the collision, or in the event you witnessed what occurred, then please get in contact with us as quickly as potential.
“We’re significantly eager to talk to anybody who could have dashcam footage of the incident or the occasions main as much as it.”
:: Anybody with data ought to name police on 0161 856 4741 quoting reference quantity 1642 of 12/01/2019. Or they will contact the impartial charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.