Young boy killed after being hit by car

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A young boy has died after being struck by a vehicle in Co Armagh.

The incident happened at Dobsons Way in Bessbrook this morning.

The young boy was taken to hospital for treatment but unfortunately died from his injuries.

Inspector Denise Graham is appealing for anyone who witnessed the collision to contact officers in Newry by calling 101 quoting reference number 399 of 11/08/17.