Merimbula baby run over, seriously injured

A NINE-MONTH-OLD baby is in a serious condition after being hit by a four-wheel-drive in a neighbour's driveway in Merimbula on Saturday.

A 67-year-old man was reversing a Mitsubishi Pajero in a driveway in Oceanview Ave around 5pm on Saturday when he hit the infant.

The baby boy suffered head and facial injuries and was taken to Bega District Hospital in a serious condition.

The driver was breath-tested and returned a negative sample.

Officers from Far South Coast Local Area Command are investigating the crash and are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident to come forward.

Police are urging anyone with information about this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000

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