Two arrested following hit and run collision in Derry

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Two men aged 19 and 18 have been arrested following a hit and run collision in Derry.

The incident happened at 3am this morning on Avercorn Road.

A pedestrian was taken to hospital with leg and head injuries. His condition is not thought to be life threatening.

A vehicle believed to have been involved in the incident was later located and the two men arrested.

Police are appealing for information about the, a white Ford Focus with an English registration beginning with the letters FH.

Detectives are keen to hear anyone who saw the car before the incident, witnessed the collision or saw it being driven away and left at Alexander Place.

Information can be given to the detectives at Strand Road on 101, or by calling the Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.