HORROR ACCIDENT: An eight-year-old has been airlifted to Brisbane after being hit by a car in Chinchilla last night.
HORROR ACCIDENT: An eight-year-old has been airlifted to Brisbane after being hit by a car in Chinchilla last night. File

Boy, 8, hit by 'large vehicle' on highway

A CHILD has been airlifted to a Brisbane hospital after he was hit by a vehicle on the Warrego Highway.

A Queensland Police Service spokesman confirmed an eight-year-old boy was hit by a "large vehicle” along the main thoroughfare in Chinchilla shortly after 7pm.

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