Police: Boy hit, seriously injured by vehicle while trick-or-treating in Greenwood

Accidents & Traffic

GREENWOOD, S.C. (WSPA) – Greenwood Police responded Thursday evening after a young boy was hit and seriously injured by a vehicle.

Officers said a 5-year-old boy was hit on East Cambridge Avenue while trick-or-treating.

The boy was taken to a hospital in Greenville for more advanced pediatric care and is in critical condition, according to the police department.

The driver has been identified as 48-year-old Felipe Torres. Police say he is charged with Driving without a license.

Our patrol officers responded this evening to a vehicle collision involving a male juvenile pedestrian. The incident…

Posted by Greenwood Police Department on Thursday, October 31, 2019

Officers will continue to investigate.

We will update this story as information becomes available.

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