Boy Seriously Injured In Gilmer Accident

A Gilmer boy remains hospitalized after being hit by a truck. Last Saturday 9-year old "William Hammett" was hit by a truck as he was riding his bike on Harrison street. According to Gilmer police, the boy was riding westbound on the wrong side of the street.

William was stuck when he turned in front of an eastbound truck. The child was airlifted to a children's hospital in Dallas. The boy still remains in serious condition. The accident remains under investigation, no charges have been filed against the driver of the truck.