Thanks for logging in.

You can now click/tap WATCH to start the live stream.

Thanks for logging in.

You can now click/tap LISTEN to start the live stream.

Thanks for logging in.

You can now click/tap LATEST NEWS to start the live stream.

LISTEN
Watch
on air now

Create a 3AW account today!

You can now log in once to listen live, watch live, join competitions, enjoy exclusive 3AW content and other benefits.


Joining is easy.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Girl fighting for life after being crushed by falling tree branch, two others injured

3AW News
Article image for Girl fighting for life after being crushed by falling tree branch, two others injured

Image: Google Maps

Three primary school children are in hospital with head injuries after being struck by a falling tree branch in Melbourne’s south-east.

One girl is fighting for life, and two other girls are injured after being struck by the branch just before 1pm.

Students from St John Vianney Primary School were leaving mass at St John Vianney Church, adjacent to the school, when a three-metre branch fell from a gum tree.

All three girls were taken to The Royal Children’s Hospital.

One of the girls is in a critical condition, while the other two children are in a stable condition.

 

 

3AW News
Advertisement