We have launched an appeal for witnesses after an eight-year-old girl suffered a broken leg in Fulwood.
Police were called around 4pm on Wednesday (July 12) following reports of an accident on Victoria Road.
A blue Mini car had been involved in a collision with a girl outside Christ Church.
The girl, from the Fulwood area, suffered a broken leg and was taken to Royal Preston Hospital for treatment.
The driver, a 51-year-old woman from Preston, was not injured.
Officers are appealing for information and urging anyone who witnessed the collision to contact police.
PC Matt Davidson, of Lancashire's Roads Policing Unit, said: “We are appealing for information after a collision in Fulwood.
“An eight-year-old girl has suffered a serious leg injury and we want to establish exactly what happened.
“The road was busy at the time of the incident and I would ask that anyone who witnessed the collision, or the movements of any party prior to the collision, contacts police.”
Anyone with information can call 101 quoting log reference 0934 of July 12.