Boy critical after being hit by car in Wirral
A boy is in critical condition after being hit by a car in Wirral.
The boy, thought to be around 12-years-old, was taken by air ambulance to hospital after the collision on Irby Road at around 14:40 on Saturday.
A silver Peugeot 206 struck the boy at the junction of Thurstaston Road. The driver stopped at the scene and is assisting Merseyside Police with their inquiries.
The boy remains in a critical condition at Alder Hey Children's Hospital.
Police are appealing for witnesses.