5-year-old hit by car

A 5-year-old is receiving treatment in hospital on the Isle of Wight after being struck by a car.

It's understood that the boy ran out into the road and was hit by a green Nissan Micra just before midday.

The boy is receiving treatment for a suspected broken leg at St Mary's Hospital.


No ambulance for injured child

An NHS Trust has apologised after 5-year-old boy involved in a collision with a car, had to wait more than hour before being seen by paramedics. Police officers collected an ambulance and a Heli Med crew to treat the injured child.