INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) - A 12-year-old boy who was riding a bicycle is in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle on the city's southeast side Friday night.
Officers were called to the intersection of Southeastern Avenue and Shortridge Road around 9:15 p.m.
Police say the child was riding a bicycle and was struck by a vehicle.
The driver of the car did stop, police say.
Officers say the boy was traveling home with a group of individuals from a carnival nearby.
The patient was taken to Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health and is listed in critical condition. Officials say physicians there were doing everything they could to save the child's leg.
Police do not believe alcohol was a factor.
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