11-year-old boy struck by vehicle in Hialeah

An 11-year-old-boy was struck by a vehicle Wednesday afternoon in Hialeah, firefighters report. 

The boy was walking in the 5900 block of West 16th Avenue, when the incident took place. 

The child may have sustained a head injury and some abrasions to his legs, according to Hialeah Fire Rescue. 

The boy was alert and oriented when he was airlifted to Ryder Trauma Center. 

Further information was not readily available. 

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