Air ambulance lands at Doncaster school after child is hit by car

An air ambulance landed in the grounds of a Doncaster school this morning after a child was struck by a car.

By Claire Lewis
Tuesday, 11 June, 2019, 09:50

An eight-year-old child was struck on Melton Road, Sprotbrough, as youngsters were on their way to school this morning.

A child was struck by a car in Sprotbrough this morning

The collision occurrred close to Richmond Hill Primary Academy, where an air ambulance landed.

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South Yorkshire Police said the child involved in the collision suffered leg injuries.

The road was closed in the immediate aftermath of the collision but has since re-opened.