Boy airlifted to hospital after being hit by car in Clitheroe

The schoolboy has been taken to Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital

The schoolboy has been taken to Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital

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A SIX-year-old has been air lifted to hospital after being in a collision with a car.

The schoolboy was been taken to Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital following the incident in Duck Street, Clitheroe shortly after 4.15pm today.

A spokeswoman for the North West Ambulance Service said: “The boy has suffered abrasions to his head and face and also a suspected broken leg.”

The driver of the Ford Focus suffered no injuries.

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5:09pm Tue 20 May 14

shytalk says...

This is going to happen regularly now am afraid. The over development of Clitheroe is leading to awful traffic problems and it's only a matter of time before someone is killed as a result.
This is going to happen regularly now am afraid. The over development of Clitheroe is leading to awful traffic problems and it's only a matter of time before someone is killed as a result. shytalk
  • Score: 7

9:28pm Tue 20 May 14

Ex-Darrener says...

shytalk wrote:
This is going to happen regularly now am afraid. The over development of Clitheroe is leading to awful traffic problems and it's only a matter of time before someone is killed as a result.
It's also a very long way to the Royal Blackburn from there.
[quote][p][bold]shytalk[/bold] wrote: This is going to happen regularly now am afraid. The over development of Clitheroe is leading to awful traffic problems and it's only a matter of time before someone is killed as a result.[/p][/quote]It's also a very long way to the Royal Blackburn from there. Ex-Darrener
  • Score: 8

10:14pm Tue 20 May 14

Moonblue says...

Whats the smirky smiley face for Jon Robinson?
Not a funny story is it?
Whats the smirky smiley face for Jon Robinson? Not a funny story is it? Moonblue
  • Score: -5

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