A two-year-old girl is in serious and stable condition at CHEO after she was struck by a car in Glen Cairn this morning.
The girl suffered injuries to her head and arm and possible internal injuries. She was conscious and breathing when paramedics arrived.
A second two-year-old girl was treated for minor bruises and is in stable condition at CHEO.
“We’re not sure how the other (girl) suffered her injuries,” said J.P. Trottier, spokesperson for the Ottawa paramedics.
Ottawa paramedics received a call at 8:49 a.m. on Jan. 10 about the collision near the intersection of McElroy Drive and Rickey Place.
The girls were in the care of babysitter at the time of the collision. The child-care provider and a third child were not injured.
Ottawa police are investigating the incident.