Five Liverpool School Girls Injured In Crash

12 February 2016, 16:38 | Updated: 12 February 2016, 16:47

Merseyside Police say a number of the girls, aged between 11 and 13 have been seriously injured.

Two others have also been injured near Princes Park in South Liverpool after a yellow Peugeot hit the pedestrians on Belvedere Road in South Liverpool; the 80 year old female is also being treated at the scene.

Merseyside Police were called at 3.20pm to the scene near the Belvedere Academy where police have closed a Belvedere Road while they carry out investigations.

Parents are advised to visit Belvedere Academy website for information about collecting their children from school.  In a statement they say that the school bus service has been significantly delayed.