Friday, February 17, 2017 10:30 PM
According to a release from the City of Crawfordsville, a 6-year-old Crawfordsville boys was struck by a car in the 1200 block of East Main St. at 4:03 p.m. Friday. As of 8:45 p.m. Friday, the boy was in the intensive care at Riley Children’s hospital and listed in stable condition, according to the release.
Crawfordsville Police Detective Lieutenant Bob Rivers said witnesses and the driver of the vehicle said the boy appeared to be chasing after a dog who has just crossed the street. The release states that the boy made contact with the front right of the vehicle and was thrown several feet by the impact.
He was taken to Franciscan Health Crawfordsville and then air-lifted to Riley.