Tragedy At Dover Gardens

Toddler Killed

Tragedy At Dover Gardens

A young boy has died in an alleged hit and run at Dover Gardens.

It happened at about 8 pm last night when a car crashed into the 2 year old on Branksome Terrace.

Sadly the toddler couldn't be revived.

A witness directed police to a house around the corner where the alleged car involved was parked in a driveway.

Officers located and arrested a 52 year old man inside.

He's been charged with death by dangerous driving and failing to stop at the scene of an accident.

Refused bail, he'll see a Magistrate in court today.

Anyone who has any more information on the incident should call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.