Teenager hit by bus in Smithfield

Investigations continue after a teenager was injured when he was hit by a bus in Smithfield this morning.

Police have been told that about 8.30am today a 17-year-old youth stepped from the kerb onto Brennan Road, and was hit by a passing bus.

The teenager suffered serious head injuries and was taken to Westmead Hospital in a stable condition.

Fairfield police are investigating the incident and are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident, and who has not yet spoken to police, to come forward.

Police are urging anyone with information about this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the online reporting page: https://www1.police.nsw.gov.au/.