Boy Hit by Truck in Loves Park

By: WIFR Newsroom
By: WIFR Newsroom

UPDATE: We're told the boy suffered minor injuries.

The crash is still under investigation.

ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- Traffic is backed up on Windsor Road near Elm Street in Loves Park after a 10-year-old boy was hit by a pick-up truck.

Loves Park Police tells us the boy was rushed to the hospital with head injuries. The crash happened around 4:15 this afternoon. We're told the boy was hit by the truck when riding his bike across Windsor. Police say he was not wearing a helmet and witnesses tell officers the truck had a green light when the boy went into the street.

Right now the intersection of Windsor and Elm is closed while police investigate.

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