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Child struck by car outside school

Kate FieldingSouth Western Times
Police markings outside the school.
Camera IconPolice markings outside the school. Credit: Callum Hunter / South Western Times

A child was taken to hospital after being struck by a car outside Newton Moore Senior High School on Friday morning.

Police and paramedics rushed to Hotchin Street about 8.40am following reports a boy had run out in front of a car.

Parents, police and paramedics rushed to help the boy.
Camera IconParents, police and paramedics rushed to help the boy. Credit: Callum Hunter / South Western Times

It occurred as students were making their way to school and there were a number of parents in the area for school drop-offs.

The 12-year-old boy was taken to Bunbury Hospital but was discharged over the weekend.

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Police are investigating.

Parents, police and paramedics rushed to help the boy.
Camera IconParents, police and paramedics rushed to help the boy. Credit: Callum Hunter / South Western Times

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