Child hit by learner driver while riding his bike on Scarborough Beach Road

A ten-year-old boy has been taken to hospital this afternoon after he was hit by a car while riding his bike in Osborne Park.

Police media said a learner driver hit the boy after 4.30pm today.

The accident occurred at the intersection of Stephenson Avenue and Scarborough Beach Road.

The boy was conscious and responsive when he was taken to Perth Children Hospital.

Police inquiries are continuing.