Girl airlifted to hospital after being hit by car in Preston

A little girl has been airlifted to hospital after being hit by a car in Preston.

Saturday, 20th October 2018, 7:43 am
Updated Saturday, 20th October 2018, 11:33 am
The girl, who has not been named, was treated for a serious compound fracture. Photo: Preston Police

The girl was hit by a car in the Plunginton area of the city on Friday evening.

The North West Air Ambulance landed on Moor Park and the girl was flown to hospital with leg injuries.

She was treated at Alder Hey Hospital for a serious compound fracture of her leg, but is now said to be recovering well.

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The Air Ambulance landed on Moor Park. Photo: Laura Parr Oliphant

Preston Police are now investigating.