An 8-year-old boy was hospitalized after being struck by a car in San Francisco’s Western Addition neighborhood on Friday afternoon, police said today.
The accident was reported at about 3:45 p.m. Friday at the intersection of Laguna and Turk streets.
The boy was walking north in the crosswalk on Laguna Street on a green light when he was struck by a 2006 Toyota Camry, according to police.
He was taken to San Francisco General Hospital to be treated for his injuries, which were not considered life-threatening, police said.
The driver of the Camry stopped at the scene and cooperated with police. The accident remains under investigation.
Dan McMenamin, Bay City News