Police are investigating a serious traffic crash that occurred yesterday afternoon in Darling Heights.
Initial investigations indicate about 3:15pm on Platz Street near the intersection with Ella Court, an 11-year-old child was struck by a vehicle and sustained serious head injuries.
She and three friends were walking home from school when the accident happened.
It was reported that a second child was treated for shock at the scene.
The girl was taken to the Toowoomba Hospital and later airlifted to Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital in a critical condition where she remains in a serious but stable condition.
Police are continuing their investigations.