30 Jan 2014

Child hit by car critically ill

7:33 pm on 30 January 2014

A 10-year-old child is in hospital with critical injuries after being hit by a car in Pukekawa, south of Auckland.

Police say the child was struck near a bend on Morrison Road just before 4.30pm on Thursday.

St John Ambulance says the child was taken by helicopter to Starship hospital in Auckland.