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5-Year-Old Struck By Vehicle In Richlands

A five year old boy is in the hospital after he was struck by a vehicle Sunday in Richlands.

According to Richlands police the boy was at a birthday party on Hargett Street when he ran out into the street to retrieve a ball. The boy picked up the ball and was running back to the home when he was struck by a vehicle.

Police were called to the scene around 2:54 p.m. Police are still investigating the incident so no charges have been filed at this time.

The drivers name has not been released.

Police say the boy has non-life threatening injuries.


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