Child riding a bicycle hit by vehicle in Friendswood

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FRIENDSWOOD, Texas – An 11-year-old child was hit by a vehicle on Tuesday morning in Friendswood, Texas.

The Friendswood Police Department said the crash happened around 8:22 a.m. at Falcon Ridge Boulevard and Peregrine Drive. The child was riding a bicycle when he or she was struck. The injuries, police said, are said to be “non life-threatening.”

On September 5, 2023, at approximately 8:22 AM, the Friendswood Police Department received a call of an auto-pedestrian...

Posted by Friendswood Police Department on Tuesday, September 5, 2023

Police later arrived at the scene. The child was checked out by paramedics and taken to the hospital. Authorities did not identify the child or driver.

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