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Boy knocked down by car on crossing

21.05.2014 From our online archive
A young boy was injured after being knocked down by a car while using a zebra crossing in Esch-sur-Alzette on Tuesday evening

(ADW) A young boy was injured after being knocked down by a car while using a zebra crossing in Esch-sur-Alzette on Tuesday evening.

The incident happened at about 6.15pm on rue du Fossé when a car approaching from rue Marie Curie turned left on the road.

At the same time a small boy was crossing the road at a zebra crossing. The driver saw the pedestrian too late and despite slamming on the brakes, hit him, knocking him to the ground.

The boy was rushed to hospital with injuries but the severity is not known at this stage.

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