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Police call for witnesses to hit and run in Wagaman

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Investigations are underway after a hit and run in Wagaman.

A man was struck by a car while walking across Vanderlin Drive at about 11.15 last night.

Police say the driver failed to stop and help the man, who was knocked to the ground.

The victim was taken to the Royal Darwin Hospital with serious injuries.

The road was closed overnight, while detectives examined the scene and gathered evidence.

Detective Senior Sergeant Brendan Lindner is urging the driver to come forward.

“Detectives are presently reviewing CCTV footage of the incident.”

“Any witnesses to the crash are urged to contact police on 131 444.”