A 10-YEAR-OLD girl has been seriously injured along with three others after a driver lost control of his vehicle and mounted the pavement of a busy Barcelona street.
According to the Barcelona city council and the System Emergències Mèdiques (SEM), the accident took place this morning (Friday) in Barcelona on Calle Santaló.
It is reported that at 8:30am seven ambulances were called to the scene of an accident where four casualties, including a small child, were in need of immediate medical attention.
It is alleged by the Guardia Urbana that the driver of the vehicle lost control and struck several motorcycles and a terrace before ploughing into pedestrians on the pavement near Travessera de Gràcia.
Traffic was diverted away from the area to accommodate the arrival of the seven ambulances and several more emergency services support vehicles.
The 10-year.old girl is reportedly in a ‘serious’ condition and was rushed to Hospital Sant Joan de Deu.
Estem intervenint en un accident de trànsit a Trav. Gràcia amb el carrer Santaló. Fem desviaments de la Trav. Gràcia pel carrer Santaló.#infotrànsit
— Guàrdia Urbana Barcelona (@barcelona_GUB) November 9, 2018