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Four-year old boy hit by car in Barking

PUBLISHED: 10:23 14 February 2020 | UPDATED: 12:51 14 February 2020

The air ambulance landed in Abbey Green, Barking. Picture: Gurpreet Bhatia

The air ambulance landed in Abbey Green, Barking. Picture: Gurpreet Bhatia

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A four-year old boy has been injured after being hit by a car.

The youngster, believed by police to be seven-years old but since confirmed as aged four, was treated in The Broadway, near North Street, Barking, following the collision on Thursday, February 13.

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The emergency services rushed to the scene with the police called at 3.23pm and London Air Ambulance scrambled.

A Met spokeswoman said: "The boy was taken to an east London hospital. His injuries are not believed to be life threatening."

The driver of the car is helping officers with their enquiries.

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