Hit and run accused knew alleged victim

A man allegedly involved in a hit and run knew his 14-year-old victim, police said on Wednesday.
The teenage girl was struck at 130th Avenue and 130th Street on Monday night. (CBC)

A man allegedly involved in a hit and run in north Edmonton this week knew his 14-year-old victim, police said on Wednesday.

The teenager was seriously injured when she was struck around 8:30 p.m. at 130th Street and 130th Avenue.

A 37-year-old man faces a number of charges, including criminal hit and run causing bodily harm and possession of stolen property over $5,000.

Police allege the vehicle involved in the collision was stolen.

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