A YOUNG man was knocked down and injured in a weekend hit and run at Draperstown.
Police saidit happened in the St Patrick’s Street area in the early hours of Sunday.
The man, who is in his 20’s, was reported to have been struck by a white car at around 3am.
The car failed to stop and made off in the direction of the Sixtowns Road.
The man was taken to hospital to be treated for injuries that are not believed to be life threatening.
Police would appeal to anyone with any information about this incident to contact them in Magherafelt on 0845 600 8000.