A Brother and sister are in critical condition after being knocked down
A Brother and sister are in critical condition after being knocked down on their way home from school.
The duo were hit by a car after getting off the bus in County Antrim yesterday afternoon.
Emergency services were rushed to the scene Staffordstown Road in Co Antrim to assist the youngster, aged 11 and 13.
The incident occurred at 4.40pm and they were rushed to hospital, where they both remain in a critical condition.
A PSNI spokesperson opened up to BelfastLive: “The collision occurred at around 4.40pm this afternoon (Tuesday January 17) when the boy and girl were in collision with a white Audi A3 car, which remained at the scene.
“Roads in the area remain closed at this time and diversions are in place as enquiries are ongoing.”
An investigation into the incident is underway by the Police Service of Nothern Ireland (PSNI).
Anybody with information about the accident is asked to contact police officials immediately.