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Boy killed as car mounts pavement

An 11-year-old boy has died after a car mounted a pavement and crashed into a group of pedestrians in Bristol.

The female driver of the white Ford Focus left the scene of the incident in Eastfield Road, Westbury-on-Trym, leaving the boy trapped underneath.

A man was treated for minor injuries, while three other children at the scene were not injured.

Police have appealed for witnesses to the crash, which happened at 2115 BST on Friday.

The woman has been described as white, with long blonde hair and in her mid-30s.

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