Child involved in collision with car in Wigan

A young boy was struck by a car during the morning rush hour on a Wigan road.

Friday, 16th March 2018, 11:00 am
Updated Friday, 16th March 2018, 12:05 pm
Police were called to reports of a collision in Beech Hill

Police were called at 8.40am today (Friday) to reports of a collision between a vehicle and a nine-year-old boy, at the junction of Beech Hill Avenue and Rose Hill Avenue.

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An ambulance was called to the scene but the boy did not suffer any serious injuries.

The driver of the car - a grey BMW - remained at the scene. Police say there have been no arrests and that there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the incident.