Huyton hit-and-run: Man struck while changing flat tyre

Woolfall Crescent Image copyright Google
Image caption The driver failed to stop after hitting the man on Woolfall Crescent in Huyton

A man needed hospital treatment after being hit by a car while helping another motorist change a flat tyre.

The 21-year-old suffered minor back injuries but was in a stable condition, Merseyside Police said.

He was struck by the vehicle, believed to be a silver VW Golf, on Woolfall Crescent in Huyton, Knowsley at about 21:00 BST on Tuesday.

Police said the driver failed to stop and have appealed for any witnesses to what happened to contact them.

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