BREAKING NEWS: Royal Liberty School pupil taken to Queen’s Hospital, Romford, after road traffic collision

A Royal Liberty schoolboy has been taken to hospital after he was involved in a road traffic collision earlier this afternoon (Friday).

A spokesman for the London Ambulance Service confirmed an ambulance crew and a single responder in a car were called to the school in Upper Brentwood Road, Romford, just after 3.10pm. The incident involved a single car and the boy, who was on foot.

Ambulance staff were on the scene within seven minutes, where they treated the boy - reported to be 15 years old - for a head injury. He was taken to Queen’s Hospital, Romford, as a priority but was alert.

You may also want to watch:

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter