Boy in hospital following road traffic collision in Derry

A boy is being treated in hospital following an accident in the Culmore Road in Derry earlier this morning.

Thursday, 5th December 2019, 10:34 am

Police have confirmed the incident was a one vehicle road traffic collision involving a pedestrian in the Thornhill Park area.

The road was closed in both directions for a time as emergency services responded to the scene.

The accident happened shortly before 8am this morning, Thursday 5th December, on the main arterial route during rush hour.

A PSNI spokesperson has confirmed: “A boy was taken to hospital for injuries which are not believed to be life threatening at this time.”