Four year old boy hurt in York road accident

23 Jun 2015 @ 7.04 pm
| News

A four year old boy has been hit by a car in York.

The collision happened in York Road, Acomb, at about 4.17pm on Tuesday (June 3).

Police and an ambulance were sent to the scene, outside Betfred bookmakers between Gale Lane and Carr Lane.

The boy broke his leg in the accident and was taken to York Hospital. Thankfully he didn’t have a head injury as originally feared.

York Road was closed to allow collision investigators to examine the scene. It was reopened at about 7.15pm.

Scene of the accident: York Road, Acomb. Photograph © Google Street View
Scene of the accident: York Road, Acomb. Photograph © Google Street View

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101.