Boy knocked off bike by lorry in South Yorkshire

Rotherham Road, Great Houghton. Picture: Google
Rotherham Road, Great Houghton. Picture: Google

A South Yorkshire school boy has been seriously injured after being knocked off his bike by a lorry.

The 10-year-old was riding his bike along Rotherham Road in Great Houghton. Barnsley, at 8.25am this morning when he was in collision with a white heavy goods vehicle.

He was air lifted to hospital with serious injuries. The HGV driver was not hurt.

Contact police on 101.