A dog was hit by a car on Boulevard Royal in Luxembourg City on Tuesday evening around midnight by a driver who did not stop.

The badly injured dog unfortunately passed away shortly after the incident. The driver didn't stop to see what or whom he had hit, but instead chose to speed off in an unknown direction.

The police is asking witnesses for help in this case. Anyone with potentially useful information is asked to contact the police under the number 2442-1200 or to call the emergency number 113.