KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A man and a 12-year-old girl were injured in a hit-and-run crash in the Northland Saturday afternoon.

The Platte County Sheriff’s Office said the two were on a motorcycle when they were hit by a car near Missouri Highway 9 and NW 75th Street.

The driver of the car took off before emergency crews arrived.

The two victims were taken to hospitals with serious injuries.

Deputies arrested a suspect a short time after the crash. The Sheriff’s Office credited citizens who called in information about the crash and a description on the vehicle that drove away from it.

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