Young boy remains ‘under observation’ after collision with car in Worthing

An air ambulance has been called to the scene at Isfield

A young boy, believed to be aged seven, remains ‘under observation’ in hospital after a car collided with him in Worthing yesterday afternoon (Thursday, 7).

Police said the child was flown to St George’s Hospital in London with ‘potentially life-threatening’ injuries after the incident took place in Salvington Road just before 4.15pm.

Officers said the road was closed until around 6.45pm and the force is now appealing for witnesses.

Anyone with information is asked to email [email protected], quoting Operation Radius.