Boy, 5, hit by car on South Coast

A five-year-old boy was hit by a car on the South Coast on Tuesday morning.

He was hit while crossing Tallgums Way at Surf Beach in Batemans Bay at 7.35am and was airlifted to Canberra Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The 40-year-old female driver of the car stopped at the scene and returned a negative result when breath tested.

Police said initial investigations suggest the woman was not at fault.

Anyone who witnessed the crash or with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.