Subject: Child injuries; hit and injured at pedestrian crossing
An 11 year old child has been left in critical condition and her mother fatally injured after they were struck down at a pedestrian crossing.
The fatal road traffic accident involving a child happened when the two were crossing at junction when a speeding car who was in pursuit with a police car sped into the two. The mother managed to push her child out of the way, taking full impact of the car herself. She was unfortunately killed instantly.
The child was left in critical condition and airlifted to hospital where she remains on life support.
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