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Six-year-old girl seriously injured after being run over

The crash happened in Bitton Park Road near First Avenue in Teignmouth Credit: Google Earth

A six-year-old girl has suffered serious injuries after being hit by a pick up truck in Teignmouth.

Emergency crews were called to Bitton Park Road near First Avenue just before 5pm.

The child is being taken to Bristol Children's Hospital. Devon Air Ambulance is standing by.

Police have closed Bitton Park Road and the road is expected to be shut for some time.

Motorists are being advised to find an alternative route for the time being.

  • Witnesses are asked to contact Devon and Cornwall Police by email 101@dc.police.uk or by phone on 101, quoting log number 535 of 04/04/17.