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IE boy, 7, hit by car while crossing street

A 7-year-old boy suffered major injuries after he was hit by a car while crossing a street in Victorville on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011.

October 9, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
A 7-year-old boy suffered major injuries after he was hit by a car in Victorville.

The crash happened at about 7 p.m. Saturday near the intersection of Village and Mojave drives.

Investigators said the boy and his older sibling were trying to cross the street when the boy was hit. Deputies said the boy had hesitated so he could pick up his skateboard.

He was taken to Loma Linda Hospital.

The accident was under investigation.