Posted: Wed 18th Jul 2012

Boy Taken To Hospital After Being Hit By Car In Wrexham

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This article is old - Published: Wednesday, Jul 18th, 2012

A young boy was taken to hospital yesterday afternoon after being hit by a car on Anthony Eden Drive in Wrexham. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Police and the ambulance service attended the scene at around 4.35pm. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

A police car blocked the top of the road one way for around an hour as emergency crews dealt with the incident. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

The Daily Post reported that an 11 year old boy was taken to hospital with concussion and a suspected back injury. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

A North Wales Police spokesman said: “We were called at 4.35pm to reports of a boy being hit by a car. He was taken to hospital but later discharged. The incident involved a green Citroen C5.” ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Nige Harper (@Nige_Harper) alerted us to the situation yesterday afternoon, he said: “Accident on Antony Eden Drive. There is traffic building up. Car versus a child. I think.” ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

He added: “It did look serious. We didn’t get too close as we turned into road. Hope he’s ok.” ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​



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