A young boy spent 40 minutes trapped between a car and tree in Sydney‘s east after a horror car crash.
A car allegedly mounted the footpath and hit the boy, aged 12, at the intersection of Gardeners Road and Bunnerong Road in Kingsford at about 3.40pm on Tuesday.
The boy was released by the Police Rescue Squad 40 minutes later and rushed to Sydney Children’s Hospital in a serious condition.
The 17-year-old male driver was uninjured and taken to the Prince of Wales Hospital for mandatory testing.
Major traffic delays are being experienced and motorists are urged to avoid the area.
Police are urging anyone who may have witnessed the crash is urged to contact Maroubra Police Station or Crime Stoppers.
More to come.