Six-year-old boy from Faringdon dies 10 days after road accident in Watchfield (From The Oxford Times)
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Six-year-old boy from Faringdon dies 10 days after road accident in Watchfield
Updated 9:43pm Saturday 15th February 2014 in News
A SIX-year-old boy had died 10 days after a road accident in Watchfield.
Police have said the boy, who is from Faringdon, died this morning at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford.
The boy was injured In a collision with a white Audi Q5 at about 8.20am on February 5 in Faringdon Road, seconds after getting off a bus.
The vehicle stopped at the scene.
Police are re-appealing for witnesses to thecrash.
Sgt Ashley Hannibal, from Thames Valley Police’s Road Death Investigation Team, said: “Sadly this child has now died and I am appealing for anyone who saw the collision and anyone who saw the events directly leading up to the collision to come forward.
“There were a number of people on the bus in the vicinity who may have witnessed the incident. Perhaps they did not release how serious it was at the time and I ask that they now come forward and speak to an officer about what they saw.”
Anyone with information can call Sgt Hannibal on 101.