March 16, 2011
4, hurt after being struck by car in Burnham-On-Sea
four-year-old boy was taken to hospital after being knocked down
in Burnham-On-Sea this afternoon (Wednesday, March 16th).
and ambulance crews were called to the junction of Oxford Street
and Ashley Avenue at 3.20pm, as pictured here, after the youngster
was struck by a passing vehicle near St Joseph's School as children
left for the day.
ambulance spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The boy was
taken to Weston General Hospital with a minor injury after being
involved in an accident with a vehicle."
Street was temporarily closed while emergency services were at
the scene and police diverted traffic around the area.
above is the scene in Burnham's Oxford Street this afternoon