Young boy dies in footpath tragedy
A FIVE-YEAR-OLD boy has died after being been killed in a tragic incident in Townsville overnight.
The boy was riding a bicycle on a Ross River Rd footpath with his father shortly after 7.30pm when a large car pulled out of a driveway, striking the child.
He sustained critical injuries and was transported to Townsville Hospital.
He died a short time later.
Police are appealing for anyone who may have dashcam footage of the incident to come forward to police.