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AustraliaOne-year-old boy dies after being hit by maxi taxi on the Gold Coast

06:55  07 december  2018
06:55  07 december  2018 Source:   abc.net.au

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After fighting for his life for over a week, nine- year - old Emmanuel John succumbed to injuries he sustained during a road traffic accident. John was struck by a maxi last Wednesday while attempting to cross the Priority Bus Route, near Sixth Avenue, Barataria. He was rushed to the Mt Hope Hospital

A 9- year - old boy who was hit by a maxi taxi last week, died this afternoon at the Eric Williams Medical Science Complex. Emmanuel John was taken off life support this morning after doctor declared him brain dead on Wednesday. His relatives had hoped his health would improve, but

One-year-old boy dies after being hit by maxi taxi on the Gold Coast© ABC News The baby's aunt and a driver have been taken to hospital suffering shock. A one-year-old boy has died after being hit by a maxi taxi on the northern Gold Coast.

Emergency services were called to Sovereign Islands — a gated community at Paradise Point — just after 10:30am.

The boy was hit by the taxi when he, his aunt and three siblings exited the van at Excalibur Court, after being dropped off from a shopping trip at Runaway Bay.

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The 38-year-old Paradise Point woman thought one of the other children was looking after the boy when he was struck.

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The child suffered critical head injuries and died at the scene. Police said the children's parents are in Papua New Guinea and have been notified of the tragedy.

One-year-old boy dies after being hit by maxi taxi on the Gold Coast© ABC News The family were exiting the taxi when the boy suffered severe head injuries. Police said the child's aunt and the 32-year-old driver have been taken to hospital suffering shock.

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating.

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Man injured after hit-and-run incident on Gold Coast.
A 21-year-old man has been taken to hospital with a broken leg and injured shoulder after being hit by a car on the Gold Coast. Police said the Burleigh Heads man was struck by a white Subaru liberty sedan about 6.30am on Saturday while he was walking across Guineas Creek Road at Elanora. He was taken to Gold Coast University Hospital for treatment. The vehicle, possibly 2000 model with Queensland registration 581XUP, failed to remain at the scene, according to police.

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