Police charge man after Pakenham hit-run

A 24-year-old man has been charged following an alleged hit-run in Pakenham yesterday.

It is alleged a pedestrian was struck by a cyclist in the car park of Main Street Plaza about 8.20am.

A 79-year-old man was airlifted to hospital where he remains with life-threatening injuries.

A Morwell man has been charged with reckless conduct endangering serious injury and remanded to appear at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court today.

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