Media release

Call for information - Pedestrian strike - Alice Springs

Police

Northern Territory Police conducting enquiries in relation to a possible domestic violence incident in which a woman was struck by a vehicle in Alice Springs overnight.

At 12:27am a woman was walking towards a convenience store on Gap Road when a vehicle, allegedly driven by a person known to her, entered the carpark and struck her.

The woman was briefly pinned against another parked vehicle before the driver reversed and fled the scene.

The woman suffered lower body injuries and was transported to the Alice Springs Hospital where she remains in a stable condition.

Detectives from the Alice Springs CIB have identified a blue sedan as a vehicle of interest.

Investigations are continuing in relation to the identity of the driver, with the woman’s current partner identified as a person of interest.

Anyone with information is urge to call police on 131 444 or report it anonymously via Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at crimestoppersnt.com.au .

If you or someone you know of, is a victim of domestic or family violence, please report it to police on 131 444 or in an emergency call 000.

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