Six, Eight Year Old Hit By Car

Police are currently investigating a traffic crash involving two juvenile pedestrians who were struck by an SUV this morning around 7:25 a.m.

According to Plant City Police, two children were walking east bound along Victoria St. when they were struck by the SUV travailing the same direction.

The two children, who are six years of age and eight years of age were walking to Wilson Elementary school after missing the school bus.

The eight year old child was transported by Plant City Fire Rescue to Tampa General Hospital with non life threatening injuries while the six year old was flown to Tampa General with serious injuries.

Traffic Investigators continue to investigate the crash but no citations are expected for the driver of the SUV.

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