Child Hit by Vehicle in Monson


MONSON, Mass. (WGGB) – A child was rushed to the hospital after being struck by a car in Monson Friday night.

Police say that the 11-year-old boy was crossing the street in a marked crosswalk on High Street when the driver, a 22-year-old Monson man, hit him.

The child was transported to Baystate Medical Center. The extent of his injuries are unknown.

The accident remains under investigation, but Monson Police do not believe speed was a factor.