Boy, 11, Struck By Car During Running Practice

Posted On September 19, 2017

By Mike Perleberg

(Florence, Ky.) – A member of a school running team was hit by a vehicle during practice in Florence on Monday.

The 11-year-old boy was practice running when he attempted to cross the street near the intersection of Aero Parkway and Turfway Road and vehicle struck him around 4:00 p.m.

The boy was flown to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the car, a man from Burlington, stopped following the accident.

Police are continuing to investigate.