8-Year-Old Child Airlifted To Dallas Area Hospital On Sunday After Being Hit By Vehicle

Just after 3:00pm on Sunday, Several agencies responded to the area of Flamingo Rd for reports of A vehicle Vs pedestrian call.

Hunt County EMS, Greenville Fire & P.D units were dispatched to the 6700 block of Flamingo Rd, for a caller reporting a 8 year old child being ran over by a car, after child ran into the road. Units made scene advising the parents transported the child to Hunt Regional Medical Center before emergency response made scene. The child was later airlifted to A Dallas area hospital with non life threatening injuries.

The driver of the vehicle was on scene when officers arrived. Greenville P.D does not believe speed or inattention was a factor. The driver was also transported to Hunt Regional Medical Center.

At this time, this is an ongoing investigation and we have no more details. Once we learn more we will update.