Schoolboy riding scooter hit by car in Rotherham 

A schoolboy riding a scooter was injured after being hit by a car in Rotherham.  

Emergency services were called to the scene in Aldwarke Lane on Friday at 8.30pm to reports a 12-year-old boy had been injured. 

Aldwarke Lane.

Aldwarke Lane.

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In a statement, South Yorkshire Police said: “The boy is believed to have been on a scooter and cycled out on to a crossing after the lights for traffic had turned to green.

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“The boy suffered minor injuries in the incident and went to hospital to be checked over.

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“Enquiries are ongoing.”