ST. CLOUD, Fla. – A 15-year-old boy was struck by a car and airlifted with serious injuries Wednesday in Osceola County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
The crash happened around 6:30 a.m. on Narcoossee Road near East Lake Reserve Boulevard in St. Cloud.
The FHP said a 2004 Ford Mustang driven by a 24-year-old St. Cloud man was traveling south on Narcoossee Road when the boy walked into the direct path of the car. The Mustang hit the boy, who was not in a crosswalk, according to troopers.
The victim was airlifted to Arnold Palmer Hospital, the FHP said.
The driver was not injured and stayed at the scene, according to the FHP.
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No other details have been released.
An investigation is ongoing.
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