A young girl was critically injured when she was hit by a
vehicle in south Auckland this afternoon.
The 10-year-old was hit near a bend on a road at Pukekawa
about 4.20pm, police said.
Diversions were in place around Morrison Road.
The girl was flown by the Westpac rescue helicopter to
Auckland's Starship Hospital in a critical condition, St John
Ambulance communications shift manager Olive Taylor said.