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7-Year-Old Boy Hit By Car In Tyler Intersection

A 7-year-old boy, who was riding a bike, is in critical condition Tuesday evening after being hit by a car.

It  happened at the Patriot Drive and McDonald Road intersection.

Authorities told KLTV Caleb Weaver was riding his bicycle West Bound on McDonald when he decided to turn around and head in the other direction.

That's when Caleb puled in front of a car that was approaching him from behind. The driver attempted to swerve but was unable to avoid hitting him.

Caleb's head hit the windshield and he suffered a head injury. He was not wearing a helmet.

Caleb was transported to ETMC then Care Flighted to Cooks Hospital in Ft. Worth where he is listed in critical condition.

No tickets were issued.

Danielle Capper, Reporting. dcapper@kltv.com


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