Driver apprehended following hit and run

A fast response from Geraldton Police has resulted in a driver being apprehended following a hit and run in Marine Terrace this morning.

According to Police, a young man was hit by a vehicle on Marine Terrace, and the vehicle took off at speed.

Police used CCTV footage and information from the public to ascertain the location of the vehicle, and were able to quickly cordon off the CBD.

They apprehended the driver shortly after. 

Police said the driver and the passenger of the vehicle are currently assisting Police.

Senior Sergeant Brad Bird praised his team on their response, and thanked the public for their assistance.

The man who was hit was taken to Geraldton Hospital with minor injuries.

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