4-year-old hit by car outside Shawnee elementary school, taken to hospital
SHAWNEE, Kan. (KCTV) - A child was injured and taken to an area hospital on Tuesday after being hit by a car.
The incident happened around 3 p.m. in the 11400 block of West 75th Street, which is right outside Shawanoe Elementary School.
According to a Facebook post by the Shawnee, Kansas, Police Department, officers were dispatched to the scene on reports of a crash between a pedestrian and a vehicle. Upon arrival, it was discovered that the pedestrian was a 4-year-old child who had been hit by a car driving east on 75th Street.
The child was taken to a nearby hospital with critical injuries but is reportedly stable.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
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