Man charged with hitrun

By Cam Lucadou-Wells

A 33-year-old Hallam man has been charged after a pedestrian was critically injured in an alleged hit-run crash in Dandenong on Thursday 4 March.

The man was charged with failing to stop at the scene of a crash, failing to render assistance and being a prohibited person possessing an imitation pistol.

The charges relate to a crash allegedly involving an SUV towing a covered box trailer striking a pedestrian on Clow Street about 2.15pm, police say.

A 24-year-old Dandenong man was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The Hallam man was bailed to appear at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court on Thursday 12 March.

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