Child dies after being hit by a truck

Queensland Police generic, crime scene, police tape
Queensland Police generic, crime scene, police tape

A young boy has died after being struck by a truck in Sydney's south-west.

Just after 5pm on Friday May 22, 2020, emergency services were called to a trucking transport yard on Argyle Street, Picton, following reports a child had been hit a truck.

A five-year-old boy was treated on scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to Liverpool Hospital, where he died.

The driver, a 38-year-old man, was uninjured, and was also taken to Liverpool Hospital for mandatory testing.

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

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au.