MCSO: Child struck by ATV Saturday morning

Posted at 12:43 PM, Sep 26, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-26 15:43:15-04

MCSO says an 8-year-old boy was taken to the hospital after he was struck by an ATV Saturday morning.

The incident occurred around 7:30 a.m. at a location along the Bush Highway.

Initial 911 calls suggested the boy was not breathing, but regained consciousness and was alert after a passerby provided medical attention.

Emergency crews arrived to render further aid before the boy was taken to the hospital. His injuries are considered non-life threatening.

There is no word yet on exactly how the incident occurred.