Home   Maidstone   News   Article

Maidstone: Boy suffers broken leg after being hit by car

A schoolboy has suffered a broken leg after being hit by a car.

Police and medics were called to Sutton Road, Maidstone, at around 6pm following reports of a boy, believed to be aged 12 or 13, being hit by a car.

Traffic in the area is being diverted as he is treated at the junction with Willington Street.

Paramedics at the scene. Picture: Ben Tanton

Witnesses said the boy was still in his school uniform and Sutton Road was initially closed in the direction of Headcorn.

Kent Police confirmed it was called to the scene by Secamb at 6.03pm, where they discovered a child had been hit by a car.

He was taken to Pembury hospital for treatment.

For travel updates listen to kmfm

Join the debate...
Comments |

Don't have an account? Please Register first!

The KM Group does not moderate comments. Please click here for our house rules.

People who post abusive comments about other users or those featured in articles will be banned.

Thank you. Your comment has been received and will appear on the site shortly.


Terms of Comments
We do not actively moderate, monitor or edit contributions to the reader comments but we may intervene and take such action as we think necessary, please click here for our house rules. If you have any concerns over the contents on our site, please either register those concerns using the report abuse button, contact us here, email multimediadesk@thekmgroup.co.uk or call 01634 227989.

Close This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.Learn More