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Update: Child On Bicycle Struck By Vehicle In Kinston

Officials say a child who was riding a bicycle and struck by a minivan Friday in Kinston is in the hospital, and his condition is improving.

Police say the boy, who wasn't wearing a helmet, darted out in front of a minivan.

Officials say the driver was going the speed limit at 35 miles per hour. They say the driver will not be charged and the investigation is complete.

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Officials say a child riding a bicycle was struck by a vehicle in Kinston Friday, around 6:00 p.m.

The 9 year-old boy was taken to Lenoir Memorial Hospital and then transferred to Pitt Memorial Hospital. There is no word on his condition.

The accident happened at the interesction of Thompson and MLK.

Police say the boy, who wasn't wearing a helmet, darted out in front of a minivan.


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