Child dies after crash – Glebe

A child has died after being struck by a vehicle in Glebe this morning.

Just before 8.15am (Friday 3 December 2021), emergency services were called to the intersection of Mitchell Street and Glebe Street, Glebe, following reports of a pedestrian crash.

On arrival, police were told a three-year-old boy had been hit a car and was unresponsive.

He was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics; however, he died a short time later.

Officers from Leichhardt Police Area Command established a crime scene, which was examined by specialist police from the Crash Investigation Unit.

The driver of the car – a 34-year-old man – was uninjured and taken to St Vincent’s Hospital for mandatory testing.

An investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash continues and anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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