9-year-old boy struck by car in Hamilton Township

Medics place a 9-year-old boy on a stretcher after police say the child was struck by a vehicle in Hamilton Township, New Jersey.

June 20, 2013 4:10:36 PM PDT
A 9-year-old boy is hospitalized after being struck by a car in Mercer County, police say.

Around 3:00 p.m. Thursday Hamilton police were called out to the report of a person hit by a vehicle while riding a bike.

Police and medics responded to the intersection of Lily Street and Wilfred Avenue where they found the 9-year-old boy on the ground.

The victim was transported to the hospital in stable condition. He was treated for a broken collar bone and an injured leg.

The striking vehicle, a Ford Explorer, remained at the scene.

Police are investigating.