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Hunt on for hit-run driver who struck 13-year-old cyclist in Leopold

Police are still searching for a driver who hit a 13-year-old cyclist on Saturday.

The teen was struck by a sedan in the Geelong suburb of Leopold at about 4.40pm.

Police say the victim suffered cuts and bruises in the crash, and spent a night in hospital after the collision at the intersection of Dorothy Street and Allanvale Avenue.

The driver fled in what’s believed to be a blue 2015 Holden Cruz with green P-plates.

The cyclist is believed to have damage the driver’s side and right-side back passenger door from the smash.

Anyone who saw the hit-run, or saw the vehicle in the area before or after the crash is urged to contact police.

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Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or file a confidential report online at