Toddler run over outside shopping centre

A TODDLER has been rushed to hospital in a serious condition after being hit by a car outside a shopping centre on the Sunshine Coast.

It’s understood the three-year-old boy ran out in front of a car on Lindsay Road in Buderim just after 11am on Saturday.

The boy sustained head injuries and was taken to hospital in a serious but stable condition.


The vehicle is believed to have been travelling slowly when it struck the child, police said.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident.