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Child struck by vehicle near Loxahatchee, transported to hospital

Posted: 7:25 AM, Jan 22, 2019
Updated: 2019-01-22 09:08:38-05
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LOXAHATCHEE, Fla. — Palm Beach County Fire Rescue said a child was taken to the hospital after being struck by a vehicle Tuesday morning in the Loxahatchee area.

The incident occurred at 121st Terrace N and Orange Grove Boulevard.

Chopper 5 flew over the area at 6:45 a.m. and spotted multiple fire rescue crews and trucks at the scene.

The child, whose age and gender have not been released, was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Fire Rescue has not released any other information.

Stay with WPTV.com and NewsChannel 5 for more details as they become available.

1 pediatric patient being transported to local hospital

— PBC Fire Rescue (@PBCFR) January 22, 2019

121st terrace north and orange grove boulevard pic.twitter.com/UggKdvNNpv

— Johann Hoffend (@Chopper5WPTV) January 22, 2019