A seven-year-old boy has been seriously injured after being hit by a car in North Lanarkshire.
The boy was on foot in Gartleahill in Airdrie near the junction with Target Road when he was struck at 5.25pm on Tuesday.
He was taken to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital for treatment.
The occupants of the car, a grey Ford Kuga, were uninjured.
The road was closed for about six hours to allow police to investigate.
Sergeant Gemma Blackadder, of the road policing unit in Motherwell, said: “Our inquiries are ongoing to establish the full circumstances which led to this incident.
“I would urge anyone who may have witnessed the incident to come forward if you haven’t already spoken to an officer.
“In particular we would be keen to hear from anyone who may have dashcam or private CCTV footage which could help our enquiries.
“If you have any information then please call 101, quoting incident 2412 of 13 October.”
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