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Hit and run at Fairy Meadow

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Wollongong police are hunting a hit-and-run driver following an incident at the weekend in Fairy Meadow.

Just after 11 Saturday night a driver travelling east along Balgownie Road, stopped near Meadow Street after witnessing a fight between two young people.

As he was leaving he struck one of the young people and continued on towards the highway.

A 13-year-old boy suffered an injury to his leg and was taken to Wollongong Hospital.

The vehicle's described as a grey or dark coloured SUV or utility.. and the driver of Caucasian appearance with short black hair and a thin build.

Wollongong police have appealed for anyone with information about the incident or with dashcam footage of the area on Saturday evening to come forward.

Photo: Rob Gooda. WaveFM News