Boy, 10, in critical condition after Leigh Park crash

Police have closed the road

Man is hit by vehicle in Cosham

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A 10-YEAR-OLD boy was flown to hospital with a head injury after being hit by a car.

The incident happened at about 7.15pm on Sunday in Middle Park Way, Havant, near the junction of Thruxton Road.

Police say the boy was hit by a blue Mercedes saloon.

He was initially treated by paramedics for a head injury, before being airlifted to Southampton General Hospital, and was said to be in a critical condition.

Police closed the road for two hours.

Sgt Wayne Voller, of the Fratton Roads Policing Unit, said: ‘I would be interested in hearing from anyone who saw the collision. At this stage it doesn’t seem the speed of the car was an issue.’

Anyone with information can call 101.