A boy who was struck by a vehicle at Durack this morning has died.
About 11.45am, the 9-year-old was riding a scooter when he was struck by a four wheel drive at the intersection of Chippaway Street and Akama Road.
The boy received medical treatment at the scene and was transported to the Mater Children’s Hospital in a critical condition, but he died a short time later.
The 26-year-old female driver of the four wheel drive was not physically injured in the crash.
The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.
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