Child hospitalised after being hit by car on Gold Coast

A young boy has been rushed to hospital after being hit by a car in Southport this afternoon.

It’s understood to have happened outside a private residence along Robert Street just before 4.00pm.

The child, believed to be primary school-aged, suffered facial injuries in the collision.


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He was treated at the scene by critical care paramedics and the high acuity response unit.

The youngster has since been taken to the Gold Coast University Hospital in a stable condition.