Six-year-old taken to hospital following collision in Potters Bar

PUBLISHED: 15:37 21 November 2017 | UPDATED: 15:37 21 November 2017

Darkes Lane, Potters Bar.  Picture: Google Street View

Darkes Lane, Potters Bar. Picture: Google Street View

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Police are seeking witnesses to come forward after a young child was taken to hospital after being involved in a collision on a busy Potters Bar street.

Police were called to Darkes Lane at 12.47pm on Saturday, November 18, to reports that a six-year-old child had been involved in a collision.

A police spokeswoman said: “The driver of the vehicle involved, a green Honda Civic, stopped at the scene and the child was taken to hospital to treat minor injuries.”

Sergeant Paul Stanbridge from the Road Policing Unit said: “My colleagues and I would like to thank members of the public, including workers from nearby businesses who stepped in to assist with offers of first aid kits, managing the crowd that had gathered and supporting the parent of the child, along with offers of providing witness accounts.”

Enquiries are ongoing and anyone with any information is asked contact Hertfordshire Constabulary via the non-emergency number 101, quoting ISR 338 of 18/11.

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