Boy hit by car near middle school in Colonie
COLONIE A 10-year-old boy was hit by a car as he ran across the street to Sand Creek Middle School on Monday morning, police said.
The child was taken to Albany Medical Center Hospital with injuries that were not considered life-threatening.
Police said the boy was hit at 7:35 a.m. as he crossed in the middle of the block, rather than walking to the intersection. There was a crossing guard at that intersection, they said.
They said witnesses described the boy running in front of the car. Police did not charge the driver of the car.