UPDATE: Child Not Wearing Helmet When Hit by Car

Posted at: 07/03/2013 3:52 PM
Updated at: 07/03/2013 8:44 PM
By: James Wilcox

(ABC 6 NEWS) -- A little boy has severe head injuries after being hit by a car while riding his bike in Rochester Tuesday night.

It happened around 6:30 at the intersection of 8th Avenue and 16th Street SE. Police say the 7-year-old darted out in front of a car and was hit.

He was breathing, but unconscious when taken to Saint Marys Hospital with severe injuries to his leg and head. He was not wearing a helmet.

ABC 6 News contacted the hospital Wednesday afternoon and were told the child was not listed as a patient.