Police are continuing to investigate a collision near a Scarborough primary school.
It occurred at 3.10pm on Thursday at the junction of North Leas Avenue and Maple Drive.
The collision involved a blue Peugeot 207 and a 10-year-old boy, who was a pedestrian.
As a result of the incident the boy suffered a serious head injury and was taken by air ambulance to James Cook Hospital, Middlesbrough, where he remains in a comfortable condition.
Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact Scarborough police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Gareth Gilleard. Alternatively, information can be emailed to email@example.com.