Girl suffers leg fracture in fail to stop crash – Central West

Police from the Metropolitan Crash Investigation Unit are appealing for information after a child was hit by a trailbike in the state’s Central West yesterday.

About 7.30pm (Tuesday 2 March 2021), a six-year-old girl was in the driveway of a home on Kurim Avenue, Orange, when she was struck by a trailbike that came out of Edye Park.

The girl suffered a fractured leg and was taken to Orange Base Hospital where she remains in a stable condition.

The rider of the trailbike fled the scene.

A crime scene was established as investigations got underway.

Officers are calling for anyone who may have information, or who may have witnessed the incident to come forward.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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