School student hospitalised after getting hit by car in Tugun

A child has been taken to hospital this morning, after she was hit by a car in Tugun.

Emergency Services rushed to the scene on Kitchener Street and the Gold Coast Highway just after 10.00am this morning, following reports of a vehicle and pedestrian incident.

Critical care paramedics also attended the scene, where they briefly treated the female child – of school age – for lower leg injuries.


She was then rushed to the Tweed Heads Hospital.

It’s understood she’s in a stable condition.

No other injuries were reported.