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Six year old boy dies after being hit by car

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A six year old boy has died after being hit by a car in Luton.

Police were called to the scene of the crash on White Horse Vale, at the northern end, close to the junction with Kirby Drive around 2.20pm on Saturday 20 October.

Emergency services attended but the boy, who has not yet been named, was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

One man has been detained. The road is currently closed whilst the investigation is underway.

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We are currently trying to establish the surroundings of this incident and would appreciate help from anyone who witnessed the collision to get in touch with us.

“We’d especially like to hear from anyone who saw a blue Vauxhall Astra in the area shortly before or after the incident, or from any drivers who may have dashcam footage of the area at this time today.”

– Sergeant James Thorne,