Police hunting driver after Qld teen seriously injured in hit-and-run

Police are on the hunt for the driver of a vehicle involved in a hit and run at Noosa Heads early this morning.

Around 2.00am, a 16-year-old Tewantin boy was crossing David Lowe Way between Cooyar Street and Bicentennial Drive when he was struck by what is believed to have been either a white, silver or grey Toyota Prado.

Police said the vehicle failed to stop after hitting the boy, however officers found parts of the car nearby.


The teen suffered serious injuries and was taken to Sunshine Coast University Hospital for treatment.

Officers are now appealing for the driver to come forward.

They say the car they are looking for is believed to be missing a Toyota badge from the front.