The events took place on Thursday evening, at around 18H30, at Vénissieux in the Rhône.
A girl, aged 10 years, was crossing the pedestrian crossing to go and buy bread, when she was struck by a car.
According to one witness, the driver stopped to go see the child to the ground before fleeing behind the wheel of his vehicle.
The victim was transported to the hospital. In a first time, the vital prognosis of the victim was committed. Finally she survived but she is suffering from several fractures.
A call for witnesses has been launched to find the hit. The car would be a Citroen C3 or a Renault Clio white in color including the license plate would start with ” AM “.
Anyone who can provide information on the disappearance can call the Brigade of Accidents and Offences Road 04 72 82 15 43.