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Police appeal for witnesses after 8-year-old boy killed in collision with driven lorry on King Street in Southall

Metropolitan Police are appealing for witnesses after an eight-year-old boy has died after being hit by a driven lorry on King Street in Southall on Friday (23 February 2024) evening.

According to police, they attended the scene at around 6.20pm along with medics and the boy was rushed to hospital but despite efforts by doctors and nurses, he was pronounced dead at 9:47pm.

The driver of the lorry stopped after the incident and no arrests have been made.

In a statement, the Met Police said: “Police were called to King Street, Southall, after calls at 6.20pm on Friday, 23 February to a collision involving a lorry and a pedestrian. The boy was treated at the scene by London Ambulance Service and London’s Air Ambulance paramedics before being rushed to hospital.
Tragically, despite the efforts of doctors and nurses, he was pronounced dead at 9.47pm. His next of kin are aware.”

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