Boy, 7, fighting for life in hospital after being run over in Victoria

A seven-year-old boy continues to fight for his life after he was run over by a car in Victoria’s east yesterday.

The child suffered severe head injuries after he was struck on Main Street in Bairnsdale shortly after 3pm.

He was rushed to Bairnsdale Hospital with life threatening injuries.


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Once stable enough, he was then airlifted to the Royal Children’s Hospital.

The boy remained in a critical condition this morning.

The driver of the car is assisting police with their inquiries.