Schoolgirls’ conditions after Banbridge collision not thought to be life-threatening

Pacemaker Press 17/10/2016
Police at the on the Scarva Road in Banbridge after Two children have been knocked down on Monday afternoon, It is understood one child has been taken to Craigavon Area Hospital while the other has been taken to the Royal Victoria Hospital.
Pic Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker

Pacemaker Press 17/10/2016 Police at the on the Scarva Road in Banbridge after Two children have been knocked down on Monday afternoon, It is understood one child has been taken to Craigavon Area Hospital while the other has been taken to the Royal Victoria Hospital. Pic Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker

The two schoolgirls who were injured after being knocked down by a car in Banbridge on Monday afternoon are being treated in hospital for their injuries.

One child was taken to Craigavon Hospital with minor injuries while the second was brought to Royal Victoria Children’s Hospital for assessment. Her condition is not thought to be life-threatening.

Pacemaker Press 17/10/2016
Police at the on the Scarva Road in Banbridge after Two children have been knocked down on Monday afternoon, It is understood one child has been taken to Craigavon Area Hospital while the other has been taken to the Royal Victoria Hospital.
Pic Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker

Pacemaker Press 17/10/2016 Police at the on the Scarva Road in Banbridge after Two children have been knocked down on Monday afternoon, It is understood one child has been taken to Craigavon Area Hospital while the other has been taken to the Royal Victoria Hospital. Pic Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker

The Scarva Road has been closed in both directions after the incident.

Pacemaker Press 17/10/2016
Police at the on the Scarva Road in Banbridge after Two children have been knocked down on Monday afternoon, It is understood one child has been taken to Craigavon Area Hospital while the other has been taken to the Royal Victoria Hospital.
Pic Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker

Pacemaker Press 17/10/2016 Police at the on the Scarva Road in Banbridge after Two children have been knocked down on Monday afternoon, It is understood one child has been taken to Craigavon Area Hospital while the other has been taken to the Royal Victoria Hospital. Pic Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker