Boy, 13, hit by car on South side

Witness: Victim’s injuries serious

Published On: Dec 13 2012 01:34:42 PM CST   Updated On: Dec 13 2012 01:37:47 PM CST

A 13-year-old boy was taken to the hospital after he was hit by a car just after 11 a.m. Thursday.

According to the report, the boy was struck as he was walking east to west and the car was southbound. Police said he was conscious at the scene.

A witness told News 3 the boy’s injuries were serious, though police did not specify.

Police said the accident is under investigation. The report did not indicate the hospital to which the boy had been taken.