A SCHOOLBOY was left seriously injured after being hit by a car on a rural road just outside Kidderminster.

The 11-year-old boy was struck by a white Nissan Qashqai on Heath End Road, Belbroughton, at around 3.40pm on Tuesday (September 15).

West Mercia Police said the boy has suffered 'serious injuries' but is now in a stable condition in Birmingham Children's Hospital.

He was believed to have been crossing the road after getting off a bus.

Officers investigating the incident are appealing for any witnesses or any drivers with dashcam footage.

Anyone who can help should call PC Matthew Hunt via 101 using reference 00427i of 15 September or report to us online via the www.westmercia.police.uk Tell Us About section.

Dashcam footage can be submitted via the force's Operation Snap campaign at www.westmercia.police.uk/police-forces/west-mercia-police/areas/west-mercia/campaigns/campaigns/2019/operation-snap/