Tragedy as 4-year-old girl dies after being hit by car overnight in Melbourne
- Four-year-old girl has died after being hit by a car in Melbourne’s west at night
- The child was flown to hospital with life-threatening injuries, but later died
- Police are still investigating the circumstances surrounding the horror collision
A four-year-old girl has died after being hit by a car overnight in Melbourne.
The little girl was hit by a car at 9.15pm last night at the intersection of Derrimut and Heaths Road at Hoppers Crossing.
Emergency services took the little girl to hospital in critical condition, but she later died.
The driver of the car, a 20-year-old Werribee man, stopped at the scene and is helping police with their investigation.
A child has died after being hit by a car overnight in Melbourne
The exact circumstances of the collision have yet to be determined and the investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information, dashcam footage or witnessing the incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333,000 or report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.