By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Boy airlifted to Savannah after being struck by car
traffic accident graphic
A 12-year-old child was flown to Memorial University Medical Center after being struck by a vehicle Saturday night in Hinesville.
According to Hinesville Police Department Assistant Chief Maj. Tracey Howard, the 12-year-old male was walking along the side of the roadway on Shaw Road and Forest Lake Drive when he came into contact with a vehicle.  Howard said the child was conscious and alert.
The youngster’s condition is unknown.

The driver of the vehicle is not expected to face any charges or citations.

Sign up for our e-newsletters