Police hunting for taxi driver allegedly involved in hit-and-run

Police hunting for taxi

A 12-year-old girl escaped a hit and run accident with light injuries after being struck by a taxi in Ashdod on Saturday. She was evacuated to Ashkelon's Barzilai hospital for treatment. Police have launched a manhunt for the driver, and say they are aware of the cab's license plate number. Members of the public have been asked to contact Ashdod police if they have any further information about the incident.