Boy, 4, struck after bike crashes through barrier at motocross event

Josh Dutton
·News Reporter
·1-min read

A boy has been hospitalised after he was hit by a bike at a motocross event in Sydney’s west.

The bike crashed through the fence at the Eastern Creek event on Saturday just before 10.40am, hitting the four-year-old boy.

“The boy’s family, including mother, father and five-year-old brother, were also impacted but not seriously injured,” CareFlight said.

A CareFlight helicopter is pictured in an Eastern Creek carpark in Sydney.
A CareFlight helicopter is pictured in an Eastern Creek carpark in Sydney. Source: CareFlight

He was treated for head injuries by paramedics before his dad took him to The Children’s Hospital at Westmead.

The boy remains in a stable condition.

His mum and brother were also taken to hospital by NSW Ambulance.

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