POLICE are hunting a hit and run driver who failed to stop after knocking down a young boy on a pelican crossing.
The 11-year-old boy was crossing the Balby Road dual carriageway at the junction with Carr Hill, Balby, Doncaster, when he was hit at 5pm yesterday.
He suffered a fractured knee cap, bruised ribs, cuts and grazes but the driver failed to stop.
A member of the public who witnesses the collision chased after the car but it drove off.
Officers investigating the incident want to hear from the passer-by who chased the car and anyone else who saw what happened.
Call South Yorkshire Police on 0114 2202020 and quote incident number 737 of March 8.