SAN JOSE, Calif. -- A 2-year-old boy suffered serious injuries but is expected to survive after a car struck him in San Jose Monday morning, police said.
Police responded at 11:15 a.m. to a report of a vehicle striking a pedestrian near the intersection of Midpine and McLaughlin avenues, a few blocks north of Tully Road, after the boy had wandered into the street, police Sgt. Heather Randol said.
The boy was transported to a hospital, where he is being treated for injuries that are serious but not considered life-threatening, Randol
The driver of the car remained at the scene, cooperated with police and there is no evidence that drug or alcohol use contributed to the accident, she said.
Young boy injured after being hit by car in San Jose