Young girl injured after being hit by a car in Oldham

A young girl has been injured after being hit by a car in Oldham.

Police were called to the junction of Gainsborough Avenue and Copster Hill Road in Oldham just before 8.40am this morning to find a nine-year-old girl had been hit by a blue Honda Jazz.

The young girl was airlifted to hospital and is currently being treated for serious injuries.

Road closures remain in place at the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101.