Boise police are investigating a crash that sent a 5-year-old boy to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries late Wednesday afternoon.
The boy’s condition Thursday morning had not changed, KBOI-Channel 2 reported.
Witnesses told police the boy was riding a bicycle at the intersection of West Kootenai and South Owyhee streets when a minivan hit him and dragged him about 40 feet before it stopped.
The 5-year-old was wearing a helmet, police said. No further information on his injuries or condition was immediately available.
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The minivan had been headed west on Kootenai when it hit the boy about 4:30 p.m., police said.
Crash scene reconstruction officers remained at the scene Wednesday evening..
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