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13 Year Old fatally Hit By Bus in Balaklava

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A 13-year-old boy has been fatally hit by a bus in Balaklava.

Emergency services were called to the scene about 3:20pm after receiving reports that a pedestrian had been hit by a bus.

The collision happened at the corner Wallace Street and May Terrace, outside Balaklava High School.

Sadly the 13-year-old local boy, died at the scene.’

The intersection was shut down for several hours, but has now been reopened.

Major Crash are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.

The child's death is the 12th life lost on our roads this year as compared to 12 for the same time last year.