Boy, 11, seriously hurt after being hit by a bus

21/03 Updated: 21/03 23:47

AN 11-year-old boy has been seriously injured after being hit by a bus.

It happened on Abbey Road in Coventry at around 5.20pm on Wednesday.

The boy suffered suffered serious arm and facial injuries and was treated by paramedics at the scene before being taken to University Hospital for further emergency treatment.

"Due to the serious injuries suffered by the boy, the ambulance was given a police escort to the hospital to ensure he got the further treatment he required as soon and as safely as possible," said a spokesman for West Midlands Ambulance Service

Local News »

Regional news »


Rugby Observer
Tributes paid to talented Rugby dance teacher

TRIBUTES have flooded in for a popular and talented Rugby ...

Solihull Observer
No arrests as English Defence League descend on Solihull

POLICE presence was high in Solihull over the weekend as ...

Leamington Observer
For England and Saint George in Leamington

RED roses were presented to the ladies of Leamington on ...

Redditch Standard
Funnyman Andy ready to raise the roof at the Palace

ANDY Parsons will be Live and Unleashed at the Palace ...

Other Interests »

Business Directory »

See your advert here »