A boy has been hit by a ute at Springfield Central. Picture: 9 News
A boy has been hit by a ute at Springfield Central. Picture: 9 News

Boy dies after being hit by ute near Brisbane

A YOUNG boy has died after they were hit by a ute on a busy southeast Queensland road this afternoon.

The incident occurred about 3.26pm in Springfield Central on Sinnathamby Boulevard.

 

The boy was hit by a ute on Sinnathamby Boulevard at Springfield Central. Picture: 9 News
The boy was hit by a ute on Sinnathamby Boulevard at Springfield Central. Picture: 9 News

 

The Forensic Crash Unit is at the scene.

The police have closed the road near the David Henry Way intersection and are expecting the road to be closed for some time.