Ollie Simmons: A Five-Year-Old Boy Dies After Being Knocked Off His Bike By A Van In Limavady

Ollie Simmons-Watt, five, died in the collision in Limavady, Co Derry, yesterday around 3.40 pm.

He was rushed to the hospital after being treated at the scene by emergency personnel, but he died as a result of his injuries.

The PSNI is asking anyone with information about the incident to contact them.

“It was reported shortly after 3.40 pm that a van had struck a child in the Irwin Avenue area,” said Sergeant Amanda McIvor.

Ollie Simmons

“We believe at this time that Ollie was on his bike in the area at the time of the collision.