Child hit by 4WD while riding bike outside Gold Coast school

A primary school student has been hospitalised with a significant leg injury after he was hit by a car outside a school this morning.

Emergency services were called to Elanora State High School around 8.30am, following reports of the incident.

On arrival, paramedics report a pre-teen male had suffered a significant leg injury, after he was hit by a 4WD with a bull bar.


Witnesses say the bike was crushed by the vehicle.

The boy has been taken to the Gold Coast University Hospital for further treatment.

He’s believed to be in a stable condition.