London

Boy, four, dies after being hit by car in Edgware

The junction of Montrose Avenue and Burnt Oak Broadway Image copyright Google
Image caption The crash was at the junction of Montrose Avenue and Burnt Oak Broadway

A four-year-old boy died when he was hit by a car in north-west London.

The child was struck by the vehicle in Montrose Avenue at the junction with Burnt Oak Broadway, Edgware, at about 19:15 BST.

Police and the ambulance service attended the scene, but he was pronounced dead in hospital.

The driver of the car stopped and police said he was helping with their investigation. No arrests have been made.

The boy's next of kin have been informed.

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites