Child riding bicycle injured after being hit by vehicle

Police say a child was airlifted Monday afternoon after being hit by a vehicle.

Posted: Jun 25, 2019 10:49 AM

BRAZIL, Ind. (WTHI) - A child was injured Monday afternoon in Brazil, Indiana after being hit by a vehicle.

The Brazil Police Department says the accident happened at Chicago Avenue and Central Avenue around 3:30pm. Police say the child was riding a bicycle and disregarded a stop sign, traveling into the path of a vehicle. According to police, the driver was unable to avoid a collision.

The child was airlifted to Riley Hospital for Children after receiving treatment at the scene from emergency personnel.

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