Two children knocked down: Boy (6) hit by car in Newtownabbey and girl (12) struck in Derry
Two children have been knocked down by cars in separate accidents on Tuesday.
A six-year-old boy is in a serious condition in hospital, after he was stuck by a car in the Carnmoney Road area.
He has been taken to a nearby hospital.
The Carnmoney Road is closed at the junction with Glebcoole Park and the junction of Portland Avenue.
Elsewhere in Derry a 12-year-old girl was knocked down by a car on the Foyle Road.
She was treated as the scene before being taken to a nearby hospital for treatment for non-life threatening injuries
The Foyle Road from the Craigavon Bridge had been closed for a time but has since reopened.
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