Girl, 9, rushed to hospital after being hit by car on Scots road

The incident happened on Burghmuir Drive in Inverurie
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A young girl has been rushed to hospital after being hit by a car in Aberdeenshire.

Emergency services raced to Burghmuir Drive in Inverurie after the alarm was raised at around 3.50pm on Saturday.

Ambulance crews attended and the nine-year-old was rushed to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary for treatment.

The condition of the schoolgirl is currently unknown.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Around 3.50pm on Saturday, May 25, officers were called to a report of a crash involving a car and a pedestrian on Burghmuir Drive, Inverurie.

“The pedestrian, a nine-year-old girl, was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary by ambulance.”

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