Emergency services have rushed to Liverpool Road this morning after reports a child was struck by a car.

The incident happened at the busy junction with Carr Lane and Windy Harbour Road just before 8.30 am this morning.


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Witnesses say a car may have struck a Birkdale High schoolboy but this has been unconfirmed.

Paramedics were also called and the road has been partially closed off while emergency services deal with the incident.