Boy critical after being hit by car in Salford

A 13-year-old boy is critically ill in hospital after being hit by a car in Salford on Friday evening.

The teenager was hit by a Ford Ka at about 20:40 GMT as he crossed Fitzwarren Street at the junction with Lower Seedley Road.

He suffered serious head and chest injuries and remains in a critical but stable condition in hospital, Greater Manchester Police said.

Police are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.

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