POLICE have arrested a 30-year-old after a woman and young girl were struck by a car.
They were hit by the car which left the scene at Benone beach, Limavady on Sunday afternoon.
Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which occurred at 1pm and involved a red BMW car, to come forward.
The vehicle was found a short time later on Baranailt Road and a man arrested on suspicion of a number of road traffic offences.
He is currently in custody assisting police with their enquiries.
The woman and child received hospital treatment for minor injuries, a police spokesperson said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 0845 600 8000.