10-year-old boy struck by car and flown to Riley

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JOHNSON COUNTY, Ind. — A 10-year-old boy was struck by a car Saturday evening at the intersection of 700 East and Division Road.

Officers were responding to a call of a suspicious vehicle at around 6 p.m. and instead discovered a pedestrian struck. The boy and his father were outside their vehicle at the intersection when a car traveling south on 700 East hit the child. EMS flew the boy to Riley Hospital for Children.

The driver stayed at the scene and said she did not have time to react because the child was wearing dark clothing.

He was transported to Riley in serious condition. As of Sunday morning, police say he is in stable condition.

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