An 8-year-old boy has been taken to hospital after being hit by a reversing car.
The boy was flown by the Nelson Marlborough Rescue Helicopter from Lower Moutere, near Motueka, to Nelson Hospital about 8pm.
He had been ''struck by a reversing moving vehicle at low speed," according to the rescue service. He was treated by the onboard intensive care paramedic and flown to hospital in a stable condition.
- Fairfax Media
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