Published: May 16, 2009
School child left shocked after being struck by passing car

A young boy was treated for shock after being hit by a passing vehicle outside a Highbridge school on Friday (May 15th).

Police and two ambulance crews were called to Burnham Road at 3.24pm, where the incident occurred outside St John's School as the children ended the day's classes.

Police spokesman Wayne Baker confirmed to "A boy aged around nine was involved in a minor collision with a passing vehicle."

"An ambulance was called and the boy was taken to Weston General Hospital as a precaution."


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