Girl fighting for life after Vic hit-run

Benita Kolovos

A girl is fighting for life after being hit by a truck in Melbourne's east.

The girl was walking across Whitehorse Road at Ringwood about 7am on Wednesday when she was hit by the truck, which did not stop.

Police say the brown truck was last seen heading east on the Maroondah Highway and have appealed for the driver to come forward.