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Man to face court after hit and run in Cardigan

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A man will appear in court today after an alleged hit and run in Canadian yesterday.

The 39 year old is alleged to have fled the scene after the crash on Elsworth Street East just after midday yesterday, but was restrained by members of the public before police arrived.

Police say the man is known to them, and he was also allegedly found with drugs in his possession.

He has spent the night remanded in custody, and is due to appear in the Ballarat Magistrates' Court this morning.

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