Cornwall

Hayle crash boy, 11, transferred to Bristol hospital

A boy who was seriously injured after being knocked down by a car in Cornwall has been transferred to hospital in Bristol.

Devon and Cornwall Police said the 11-year-old from Hayle was hit by a silver Audi A2 on Friday.

The accident happened on Loggans Road, Hayle, at about 08:40 GMT.

The unnamed boy has been taken to Frenchay Hospital where his condition is described as very serious. Police have appealed for witnesses.

The hospital is a major trauma centre for the south-west of England.

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