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Boy, 12, injured after being hit by car in Edinburgh

Craiglockhart Loan Image copyright Google

A 12-year-old boy has been taken to hospital after being hit by a car.

The boy was taken to the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Edinburgh after being struck on Craiglockhart Loan at 08:20.

Police said his injuries were not thought to be life threatening.

A spokesman said: "Police were called to Craiglockhart Loan at around 08:20 on Friday after a collision between a pedestrian and a car. Inquiries are ongoing into the full circumstances."

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