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.

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