Corby Boy Badly Hurt After Walking In Front Of BMW

17 February 2014, 12:27

A young boy was left with serious injuries after he was involved in a collision with a car in Corby.

The 9 year-old was in Willowbrook Road, Corby, at about 7.20pm on Friday, February 14 when, he went onto the road and into the path of a black BMW.

Northamptonshire Police have told Heart they don't know at this stage why the boy went into the road.
 
The youngster suffered serious injuries to his head, pelvis and leg and was taken to Kettering General Hospital. He was later transferred to Birmingham Children’s Hospital for treatment.
 
The driver of the BMW was treated for shock at the scene .

Witnesses to this incident, or anyone who has any information, can call Northamptonshire Police on 101 or the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615.