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Car hits child outside Hilldene Primary School, Harold Hill

PUBLISHED: 09:41 04 November 2014 | UPDATED: 09:56 04 November 2014

Hilldene Primary School

Hilldene Primary School

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A child has been struck by a car outside Hilldene Primary School, Harold Hill, during the morning school run.

An air ambulance has landed on the school’s field after the child, believed to be of pre-school age, was hit on Straight Road.

The London Ambulance Service has confirmed crews were sent to the school after receiving an emergency call at around 8.45am.

Havering Police are on the scene to close the roads while the incident is ongoing.

The school is unable to rule out that the child is one its pupils but initial police reports suggest it is too young to be attending the primary school.

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