A 3-year-old boy has passed away from head injuries after being hit by a red sedan in Sunshine North, Victoria.
His mother had just picked him up from a daycare centre on McIntyre Road at 6.30pm on Thursday when he ran onto the road. A passing red sedan has hit the boy and failed to stop and render assistance. Police are not sure if the driver knows of the incident. Witnesses have seen the incident and are assisting police with enquiries.
The boy was taken to hospital but passed away overnight.
Police are appealing for the driver to come forward.
The police will address the media later today.
Anyone who witnessed the collision or has CCTV or dashcam footage that could assist the investigation is asked to contact Victoria Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.