Witness appeal launched after boy seriously injured in Stevenage crash

The East Anglian Air Ambulance before landing in Stevenage. Picture: The_real_gj

The East Anglian Air Ambulance before landing in Stevenage. Picture: The_real_gj - Credit: Archant

Did you see a car accident in Stevenage yesterday evening?

At around 5.45pm on Monday a red Seat Ibiza collided with a boy on a bike in Oaks Cross.

The 11-year-old boy was badly injured and taken to Lister Hospital, where he remains in a serious condition.

An ambulance and air ambulance attended.

The road was closed between Broadwater Crescent and Broadhall Way to allow emergency services to work at the scene, reopening at around 10pm.


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Sergeant Sam Cordingley said: "We are continuing to investigate this collision to establish what happened.

"Although we have spoken to a number of witnesses, we are still keen to speak with anyone else who may have seen the collision.

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"If you saw any part of the incident, or the events prior to it, please contact us. Additionally, we are eager to hear from anyone who may have been driving in the area at the time with a dash cam. Again, please contact us if you can assist our enquiries."

Please call 101 giving reference ISR 692 of June 24 if you saw anything.

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