Boy, 10, hit by car in Crediton suffers serious injuries

A ten-year-old boy suffered serious injuries when he was hit by a car in Devon, police said.

Emergency services were called at about 13:30 GMT following the crash in Crediton.

The boy is understood to have been taken to the Royal Devon and Exeter hospital for treatment.

The road, known as Threshers, was closed in both directions following the crash involving one car, Devon and Cornwall Police said.

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