Man arrested after child knocked down

Published Sunday, 30 December 2012
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A man has been arrested after an 18-month-old boy was knocked down and critically injured in Dundonald.

Man arrested after child knocked down
The scene of the incident in Dundonald (© Pacemaker)

The child was in a buggy which was hit by an empty parked car which rolled onto the Comber Road on Saturday afternoon.

A woman who was with the buggy was also hit. She was treated in hospital for injuries which are not thought to be life threatening.

The toddler remains in a critical condition.

A 31-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident and later released on bail pending further police inquiries.

Anyone who has more information has been asked to come forward.

© UTV News
Comments Comments
Sharron Stewart in Bangor wrote (569 days ago):
There just is no words thoughts with the family x
Pauline in Carrickfergus wrote (570 days ago):
Terrible accident. My thoughtless are with the little boy and his family. I hope he makes a speedy and full recovery x
John in Norwich wrote (570 days ago):
Hope the child gets better very soon.
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