Police: 6-year-old boy hit by car in El Mirage while riding bike

Posted at 5:23 PM, Sep 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-30 01:58:43-04

Police are investigating after a 6-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle in El Mirage. 

The boy was airlifted to a hospital after being hit by a car near 127th Avenue and Cactus Road. 

A family member said the child was in a medically-induced coma at the hospital and needs surgery to repair his jaw, nose and pelvis.

Family members have identified the boy as Kyler Leggett. 

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Police are investigating the incident. No other information is currently available.