Child riding bike hit by car in Vermilion


Ohio State Highway Patrol, OSHP

VERMILION, Ohio (WJW) – The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a crash that injured a 7-year-old child.

OSHP reports the child was riding his bike on the shoulder of US 6 Thursday night around 7:45 p.m. in Vermilion.

The child’s babysitter was walking behind him and pushing a stroller.

According to OSHP, the child went into the west lane of traffic.

He was struck by a teen driver.

The child was life-flighted to the hospital.

There is no word on their condition.

The teen was not hurt.

The accident remains under investigation.

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