Boy seriously injured after being hit by car

ATCEMS Ambulance

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A 9-year-old boy was seriously injured after being hit by a car in Southeast Austin on Tuesday.

Police said the boy was trying to cross Pleasant Valley Road at Riverside Drive near the H-E-B about 7:30 p.m.

The child was taken to Dell Children’s Medical Center. His injuries were not life threatening, according to Travis County EMS.

No further information about the child’s condition or the collision was available. 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. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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