Man bailed over hit and run

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A MAN arrested in connection with a hit and run which killed a little boy has been released on police bail.

The 21-year-old, from Huddersfield, was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving on Tuesday.

Today, detectives are continuing their investigation into the tragic death of Owen Wightman.

The six-year-old boy died after he was hit by a car on Fishpond Lane, Chapelthorpe, on Saturday at 12.20pm.

Anyone with information should contact the Major Collision Enquiry Team on 0845 6060606 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.