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Tragic accident in southern NSW claims schoolboy’s life

A 10-year-old boy has been hit by a car and killed, after getting off a school bus in front of his home at Cobargo in southern NSW.

About 4.30pm on Monday the young boy got off the school bus that had stopped opposite the front gate to his property on Bermagui Cobargo Road.

As he walked across the road he was struck by a vehicle travelling west and suffered fatal head injuries.


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The 21-year-old driver was taken to South East Regional Hospital in Bega for mandatory blood and urine tests.

Police from Far South Coast will continue their investigations.