Durham County

Boy struck by SUV in southern Durham

Traffic. dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com

A child was struck by a SUV Tuesday morning, police said.

A Durham police spokesman said a boy was hit by a car Tuesday morning on N.C. 54 in Durham near South Alston Avenue.

The boy, whose age was unavailable, sustained non-life threatening injuries, the spokesman said.

The child’s shoulder was injured.

ABC11 has reported that the accident occured at 6:30 a.m. and that the boy is 14-years-old.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

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