A 12-year-old girl was critically injured in a road accident in Co Londonderry, police said today.
She was walking close to Faughan View Park in Claudy when she was struck by a green Audi A4, suffering leg, stomach and shoulder injuries.
Her condition in the Altnagelvin Hospital in Londonderry was described as "critical but stable".
Police appealed for any witnesses to the accident at around 4.30pm yesterday - which was not a hit and run - to contact them.
In a separate accident in Co Antrim, six people were injured in a two car collision - two of them seriously.
Two men were reported to have suffered the serious injuries and two women and a boy under 10 lesser injuries in the crash on the Seven Mile Straight outside Antrim.
Police said two cars collided close to the Lonrig Road junction at around 5.30pm yesterday and appealed for witnesses.