Child Struck by Vehicle While Riding Bike
November 29, 2018 - At 4:01 p.m., Murphy PD was dispatched to a child struck by a car call. The vehicle was traveling north in the 600 blk. of Mustang Ridge.
A six year old child was riding a bicycle east in the 300 blk. of Midstream Drive. The child failed to stop at the intersection of Midstream Dr. and Mustang Ridge Dr. and traveled onto Mustang Ridge Dr.
A vehicle struck the child. Murphy FD responded and provided care for this child. The parent of the child responded to the scene. Both the parent and child were transported to a local hospital. The child sustained minor injuries. The child was wearing a helmet.