Springvale hit and run: Five-year-old boy fighting for life
A five-year-old boy was left fighting for life after being hit by a car in Melbourne’s south-east.
The child was left lying on Hope Street, Springvale, at 4pm yesterday, as the driver of the vehicle which struck him sped off.
A nearby resident found him and he was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries.
He is now in a stable condition.
A 32-year-old man from Cranbourne West presented himself at Springvale Police Station last night in relation to the incident.
He has been released pending further inquiries. The investigation remains ongoing.