Witnesses are being urged to come forward after a young child was seriously injured in a collision in Margate.

Kent Police was called at around 2.05pm on Sunday 10 January 2021 following the incident in Dane Valley Road.

The child, a boy, was a passenger in a yellow Iveco Daily van that was involved in a collision with a beige Citroen C4.

He was taken to a London hospital and remains in a serious but stable condition.

A 49-year-old man from Margate was arrested at the scene on suspicion of driving offences and remains in custody.

Kent Police

Officers from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit would now like to hear from any witnesses to the collision including anyone who saw either vehicle beforehand.

They would also like to hear from anyone with dashcam or CCTV footage that may assist their investigation.

Anyone with information is urged to call the appeal line on 01622 798538 quoting reference LB/002/21. You can also email sciu.td@kent.police.uk.

By Ed

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