Police cordoned off a city street after a child was hit by a car. The seven-year-old was driven to the hospital after she was hit by the car.
Several marked police cars were seen along Gerrard Street, Lozells on Saturday night, April 30th. Officers responded to “reports that a child had been hit by a car” just before noon. 18.40.
The girl was taken to the hospital. Fortunately, her injuries are not thought to be serious.
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The driver of the car was spoken to on the spot, West Midlands Police said.
A spokesman for the force said: “We were called to Gerrard Street just before 6.40pm yesterday to report that a child had been hit by a car.
“The seven-year-old girl was taken to hospital but is not believed to have been seriously injured.
“The officers spoke to the driver on the spot.”