Aug 03, 2020 12:00 PM

Police: Kan. child critically injured after struck by vehicle

Posted Aug 03, 2020 12:00 PM
Police on the scene of the accident Sunday -photo courtesy WIBW TV
Police on the scene of the accident Sunday -photo courtesy WIBW TV

SHAWNEE COUNTY — Law enforcement authorities are investigating an injury accident that sent a child to a hospital.

Just after 8:30 p.m. Sunday, police responded to SE 6th and Lake in Topeka and found a child with critical injuries after being struck by a vehicle, according to Lt. John Trimble.

An ambulance transported the child to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. Police interviewed the driver and witnesses. 

Police released no additional information late Sunday.