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Boy hit by car in Montreal, seriously injured

Boy hit by car in Montreal, seriously injured
Boy hit by car in Montreal, seriously injured

A 12-year-old boy riding an electric scooter was seriously injured in a collision with a vehicle at the intersection of Viau and Metropolitan Boulevards in Saint-Leonard, Montreal police (SPVM) said.

The boy was crossing the street on an e-scooter at 11:50 a.m. on Tuesday when he was hit by a car turning right, the SPVM said.

SPVM are on scene and the child, who is conscious and breathing, is being treated in hospital. He is expected to survive.

According to police, the driver was a 57-year-old woman. She was treated for shock.