A child has been rushed to hospital in Alice Springs in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle on Bloomfield Street this morning, NT Police said.
Police said the incident occurred around 7:50am.
Details remain vague, but police said the child was taken to Alice Springs hospital. They later said the child was in a critical condition, although details of the injuries remains unknown at this time.
Police have shut the area between Ida Street and Bradshaw Drive while they continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the incident.
Motorists and pedestrians are being advised to avoid the area.
Police said they would provide more information as it becomes available.