7-Year-Old Hit by Car in Danville, Recovering in Hospital

Danville, VA - A 7-year-old boy is in the hospital after officials say he was hit by a car Friday morning in Danville.

The Danville Police Department and EMS crews responded to the accident on Arnett Boulevard around 7:30 a.m.

Officials say the boy saw his school bus coming down the street by the intersection of Mary Miles Drive when he ran into the street into the path of a Chevrolet Cavalier.

He was taken to Danville Regional Medical Center and then later transported to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. He is currently listed in stable condition.

Police are investigating the accident.