A LITTLE boy has been rushed to hospital in a critical condition after being hit by a car in Mackay.
The heartbreaking scenes unfolded outside a private residence in Blacks Beach on Saturday morning.
Paramedics, including critical care paramedics, were dispatched to the scene just after 10am.
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Queensland Ambulance said they were called to an incident involving a pedestrian and a vehicle.
Crews arrived at the scene to find a little boy with life-threatening head, chest and abdominal injuries.
He was rushed to Mackay Hospital in a critical condition.
The boy’s age is not known.