Car Hits Parents and Children Outside Beatrix Potter Primary School


Air Ambulance in attendance after vehicle mounted pavement


Beatrix Potter High School. Picture: Google Streetview

Road closures are in place around Beatrix Potter School in Wandsworth after a car mounted the pavement on Overview at collection time.

The incident occurred shortly before 3.11pm on Tuesday, 8 September.

The police say that the vehicle hit a number of children and two parents with none receiving any injuries that are life threatening though one child has a suspected fracture to their leg.

The car also struck a tree during the incident.

London’s Air Ambulance helicopter was called to the scene.

The driver of the car stopped and neither they or the two children also in the car were injured. The police have not arrested the driver.

September 8, 2020