Nine-Year-Boy Fighting For Life After Being Struck By Car
A nine-year-old boy is in a critical condition after being hit by an alleged drink driver on Christmas day.
Police will allege a 24-year-old man struck the boy just after 7:20 last night. According to reports, the driver lost control of the car he was driving off Jardine Street in Queensland's southeast. He then allegedly hit another car before sadly striking the boy.
Police say the car continued through a hedge and hit a water tank before crashing into a house.
Police have interviewed the driver but he is yet to be charged. Investigations continue.