Child dies after being hit by bus - Sydney's south-west

Wednesday, 15 February 2023 05:29:22 PM

A child has died after being hit by a bus in Sydney’s south-west.

Emergency services were called to Cobbitty Road, Cobbitty, just before 3pm (Wednesday 15 February 2023) and found a 14-year-old boy critically injured.

NSW Ambulance paramedics treated the boy at the scene before taking him to Liverpool Hospital in a critical condition; however, he died a short time later.

The bus driver, a 54-year-old woman, has been taken to Liverpool Hospital for mandatory testing and is assisting police with their inquiries.

Officers from Camden Police Area Command and the Crash Investigation Unit have commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash.

A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.