A man has been killed in an alleged hit-run in Geelong.
A man has been killed in an alleged hit-run in Geelong.

Kids injured after ute ploughs into cyclists

TWO children have been taken to hospital after a ute ploughed into a group on cyclists at Carrara.

Around 20 bike riders were at the corner of Nerang-Broadbeach Rd and Nielsens Rd just before 7am on Saturday when a driver lost control on the wet roads.

Police and paramedics said the vehicle struck the two children, aged around 10, before colliding with a tree.

The children suffered minor injuries and were taken to hospital in a stable condition.

The female driver was not injured.

Police investigations are ongoing.



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