UPDATED: Ten-year-old boy escapes Westcliff crash unhurt

Echo: Pedestrian knocked down in Westcliff road accident Pedestrian knocked down in Westcliff road accident

A TEN-YEAR-OLD schoolboy escaped unhurt after being knocked off his bike by a car in Westcliff this afternoon.

The boy, said to be a year five pupil at The Westborough School, was knocked from his bike by a black Ford Fiesta at around 4.20pm this afternoon in Beedell Avenue.

The police and ambulance service attended, temporarily closing the road at the junction with Westborough Road.

Fortunately the boy escaped with no apparent injuries but was taken to Southend Hospital by ambulance as a precaution.

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6:55pm Mon 19 May 14

pembury53 says...

"The pedestrian is said to have suffered a minor injury" MORE TO FOLLOW
Can't wait, sounds riveting....
"The pedestrian is said to have suffered a minor injury" MORE TO FOLLOW Can't wait, sounds riveting.... pembury53
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9:14am Tue 20 May 14

Keptquiettillnow says...

More rat running cars.........
More rat running cars......... Keptquiettillnow
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11:37am Tue 20 May 14

pembury53 says...

Keptquiettillnow wrote:
More rat running cars.........
what's a 'rat running car' ?
[quote][p][bold]Keptquiettillnow[/bold] wrote: More rat running cars.........[/p][/quote]what's a 'rat running car' ? pembury53
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