12-year-old on bicycle hit by vehicle in Elkhart
ELKHART, Ind. – A 12-year-old was injured when he was hit by a vehicle while on his bicycle Wednesday evening, the Elkhart Police Department announced.
At 5:17 p.m., officers were called to the area of S. 6th Street and W. Indiana Avenue for a report of a crash involving a juvenile on a bike.
According to the investigation, a Chevrolet Venture was traveling north on S. 6th Street, approaching W. Indiana Avenue, when the crash occurred.
The 12-year-old was taken to the hospital with serious injuries to his leg and head.
As of Wednesday evening, his injuries were believed to be non-life-threatening.
The driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with police.
This incident remains under investigation.