One arrest after toddler found seriously injured in Stevenage road

Fortuna Close in Stevenage Credit: ITV News Anglia.

A toddler was found lying seriously injured on the ground after being hit by vehicle in Stevenage.

Police were called to Fortuna Close just after half past six on Friday evening.

The little boy was taken to Lister Hospital before being transferred to Addenbrooke's in Cambridge where he is in a serious but stable condition.

A 23-year-old man, from Stevenage, has been arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving and failing to stop.