Child hit by vehicle driven by Battle Ground officer - KPTV - FOX 12

Child hit by vehicle driven by Battle Ground officer

Posted: Updated: Dec 31, 2015 06:30 PM
BATTLE GROUND, WA (KPTV) -

A child was taken to a nearby hospital Thursday afternoon after being struck by a vehicle driven by an on-duty Battle Ground Police officer.

The officer was driving eastbound on Main Street when the accident occurred, near the 1700 block of West Main Street.

According to a release from the city, the officer immediately called 911 to report the incident and began to provide medical aid to the child until an emergency medical team made it to the scene.

The child had non-life threaten injuries and was taken by ambulance to a nearby hospital accompanied by the child’s mother.

The accident is being investigated by the Vancouver Police Department.

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