Child struck by car in Darke County

Careflight helicopter. (WDTN Photo/Paul Rodzinka)
CareFlight called to scene in Clark Co. (WDTN Photo/Paul Rodzinka)

UNION CITY, Ohio (WDTN) – A child was airlifted to the hospital after being hit by a car in Darke County.

The accident happened around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 300 block of Union City-Elroy Road.

Deputies say the 10-year-old was riding his bike when he swerved on the road and was hit by a car.

Careflight was called to take him to the hospital.

Deputies say the child was not wearing a helmet. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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