29 Dec 2010

Boy hit by car

7:02 am on 29 December 2010

A boy is in a serious but stable condition in Wellington hospital after being hit by a car in Lower Hutt.

The police say the boy, aged 14, was hit as he cycled along Waiwhetu Road at about 4.30pm on Tuesday.

He was airlifted to hospital.

The police are investigating, but say early indications are that the boy was not wearing a cycle helmet.