Child in Critical Condition After Being Struck by Car

LANHAM, Md. (CBSDC) — An 8-year-old is in critical condition after being struck by a car in Bowie, Md., Saturday night.

Prince George’s County Police say the boy was crossing outside of a crosswalk on Lanham Severn Road when he was struck by the vehicle.

Police say the driver stayed on the scene.

The child was taken to an area hospital and remains in critical condition.

The preliminary investigation reveals the driver of the car was not at fault.

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