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Birmingham 'Hit-And-Run': Police Speak To Man
A driver has come forward to police after a suspected hit-and-run in Birmingham left a five-year-old girl fighting for her life.
The youngster was hit by a car in College Road in the Kingstanding area of the city at around 6.30pm on Tuesday.
She is said to have wandered into the road after becoming separated from her mother.
The girl was struck by the vehicle, which was heading towards Chester Hill and failed to stop.
She suffered multiple injuries in the crash and is said to be in a critical condition in hospital.
West Midlands Police said a 36-year-old man handed himself in at a police station in Birmingham overnight. He was interviewed voluntarily and his car was seized.
Inspector Mark Watkins said: "We're keen to hear from anyone who saw the collision itself or a blue Citroen Picasso being driven before or after the incident.
"The girl remains seriously ill in hospital, so it's vital we fully understand what happened last night."
Officers are continuing their investigations.
:: Witnesses to the crash are asked to call police on 101.