Toddler discharged from hospital

THE toddler who was hit by a car at a private property near Axedale has been discharged from hospital.

The two-year-old boy sustained minor head injuries and was airlifted to the Royal Children's Hospital as a precaution on Friday.

The incident happened on a property on the Axedale-Quarry Road about 1.20pm.

A Victoria Police spokeswoman said a man was driving the family car when he hit the child.

She said the driver of the vehicle would not be charged.

The spokeswoman said police had conducted a breath test and the driver had tested negative to any substance.

"It was an accident," the spokeswoman said.

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