A 12-year-old boy needed hospital treatment after he was involved in a hit and run in Southport.
The youngster, who was riding a scooter, was involved in a collision with a van on Manchester Road at around 2.20pm on Saturday, April 10 and the driver did not stop.
The boy sustained leg injuries and was taken to hospital as a precaution and kept overnight.
A police spokesperson said: “We are appealing for information following a fail to stop RTC in Southport. At around 2.20pm, emergency services were called to Manchester Road to reports of a collision between a purple Ocado van and a 12-year-old boy riding a scooter.
“The driver of the van failed to stop and enquiries are ongoing to identify the vehicle and driver. Witness accounts suggest that the driver was white, male, 40-50 years old with short dark/grey hair.
“If you saw the incident or were passing and captured any dashcam or CCTV, please let us know via email email@example.com, @MerPolCC on Twitter or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 with reference 21000227693.”