Police Hour Holding image This image is displayed when we don't have an image of the incident we are reporting.

A 13-year-old boy is in a critical condition following a road traffic collision in Salford.

Around 8.40pm on Friday 24 January 2014, the teenager was crossing the road at Fitzwarren Street at its junction with Lower Seedley Road when there was a collision with a Ford Ka.

The boy suffered serious head and chest injuries and was taken to hospital where he remains in a critical but stable condition.

The driver of the Ford Ka stopped at the scene and is assisting police with their enquiries.

Police are now appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the collision to contact them on 0161 856 4742.

Let us know your views by tweeting @PoliceHour We'll feature the best tweets within the article.