A 12-year-old boy was flown to Perth Children’s Hospital with serious head injuries after a car driven by a child crashed into a tree near Narrogin on Wednesday.
Police are investigating the accident which they say took place at a farm off Yilliminning Road, near Balaling-Harrismith Road, in Narrogin Valley.
The Toyota sedan was carrying three boys aged 12, 13 and 15 when it hit a tree around 4:30 p.m.
The 15-year-old was driving the car at the time of the accident, police said.
The 12-year-old boy was flown to Perth with serious injuries, including to his head.
It is clear that he is in a stable condition at Perth Children’s Hospital.
The 13-year-old and 15-year-old were taken to Narrogin Hospital by St John Ambulance.
A spokeswoman for the St John Ambulance said one of the boys taken to Narrogin hospital was seriously injured but was in stable condition.
The other boy escaped serious injury.