Boy on bike injured after being hit by SUV

Posted at 9:41 PM, Jul 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-19 22:30:38-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — An 8-year-old boy was injured Wednesday evening after the bike he was riding was struck by an SUV.

Grand Rapids Police say the crash happened at about 8:10 p.m. in the area of Crofton Street SW and Roosevelt Avenue.

Authorities say the boy rode his bike in front of a westbound vehicle.  He was injured but was in stable condition. He wasn’t wearing a helmet.

The driver of the SUV was not speeding and no citations have been issued in connection with the crash at this time, according to police.