Young boy hurt after being hit by car in Bilton

The young boy suffered a head injury.
The young boy suffered a head injury.

Emergency services were called out to The Green in Bilton yesterday afternoon (Tuesday) after a young boy was hit by a car.

Warwickshire Police attended the scene, which occurred just after 4.30pm near to the Black Horse pub.

Paramedics were also called to treat the boy’s injuries. A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesperson said: “The patient had suffered a head injury and cuts to both arms.

“He remained conscious throughout, was given pain relief and taken to University Hospital Coventry by ambulance.

“The car driver was treated for shock and discharged at the scene.”