Child struck by a vehicle near Newport Primary School

Child struck by a vehicle near Newport Primary School
The child was transported to the hospital with leg pain. (Source: FOX19 NOW)

NEWPORT, Ky. (FOX19) - A child was struck by a vehicle near Newport Primary School Thursday morning.

According to police, the male child was struck at 11th and Putnam.

The vehicle rolled into the child that was in the crosswalk, Newport police said.

He was taken to the hospital with leg pain.

Police said he is a student at Newport Primary School.

According to police, this is considered a complete accident and the driver is not being cited.

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