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Five-year-old boy in critical condition after being hit by a car in Salford

Police are investigating but no arrests have been made. Photo: Google Maps

A five-year-old boy is in a critical condition after a he was hit by a car in Salford.

Police say the collision happened on Stern Avenue, Ordsall, on Saturday evening, October 7.

The boy was taken to hospital where he remains in a life-threatening condition.

A police investigation is ongoing. No arrests have been made.

This is a tragic incident that has left a young boy in a critical condition in hospital, and our thoughts are with his family and we have specially-trained officers supporting them.

If you saw what happened, or were driving in the area and have dash-cam footage, I would urge you to get in touch with officers.

– Police Constable Suzanne Keenan, Greater Manchester Police
  • Anyone with information is asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 0161 856 4741 or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.