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Child dies after being hit by truck at Picton


A young boy who was hit by a truck at Picton has died in hospital.

Just after 5pm yesterday, Emergency Services were called to a trucking transport yard on Argyle Street.

A five year old was treated at the scene by Paramedics, before being rushed to Liverpool Hospital, where he later died.

The driver of a truck, a 38 year old man was also taken to Liverpool Hospital for mandatory testing.

Officers from the Camden Police Area Command established a crime scene and are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.