Man in critical condition after hit-and-run in Salford

A woman has been arrested after a hit-and-run in Salford which left a man in a critical condition.

Officers were called to The Crescent at 00:05 GMT. Police said the man was hit by a Vauxhall Corsa which left the scene before they arrived.

The 51-year-old was taken to hospital with multiple injuries. A woman, 24, was arrested on suspicion of failing to stop at the scene of a collision.

She was also held on suspicion of driving with excess alcohol.

The woman remains in police custody.

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