Boys, 3 and 6, taken to hospital after being hit by car in Fife

The accident took place in Methil.

Sunday, 4th October 2020, 1:49 pm
Updated Sunday, 4th October 2020, 1:54 pm

A woman, 35, and two boys, aged three and six, have been taken to hospital after being hit by a car in Fife.

Emergency services were called to the scene on Methilhaven Road in Methil on Saturday morning.

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The 35-year-old woman and the two boys were taken to Victoria Hospital in Kirkcaldy, while the driver of the car was uninjured.

The accident took place on Methilhaven Road, in Methil. Picture: Google Maps.
The accident took place on Methilhaven Road, in Methil. Picture: Google Maps.

Police have not revealed the extent of their injuries and officers say their investigation is ongoing.

A Police Scotland spokesman said: "Around 10.30am on Saturday, October 3, we received a report of a collision in Methilhaven Road, Methil, involving a car and pedestrians.

"Three people, a 35-year-old woman and two boys aged six and three, were taken to Victoria Hospital.

"The driver of the car was not injured and inquiries are ongoing.

"The road was closed for around two hours."