A five-year-old boy is fighting for life this morning after a car left the road and hit a tree near Warrnambool yesterday.
The silver Holden sedan was travelling along Wangoom-Warrumyea Road, Wangoom, when it crashed at the intersection of Adams Road about 3pm.
The 35-year-old female driver, understood to be the boy’s mother, was taken to hospital with serious injuries.
The boy was a passenger in the car and suffered life-threatening injuries. He remains in a critical condition this morning.
Police are investigating the cause of the crash.
Anyone who witnessed the crash is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
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