Child flown to pediatric trauma center after being struck by car


HAGERSTOWN, Maryland – Officials confirmed a 10-year-old male was transported by Maryland State Police – Aviation Command helicopter to Children’s National Medical Center in Washington D.C. Tuesday afternoon after he was struck while riding his bicycle.


Units from Hagerstown Fire Department and Community Rescue Service Inc. responded to incident. Hagerstown Police Department conducted the investigation.


The patient was listed as a priority 1, category alpha under the MIEMSS trauma decision tree and was transported to the landing zone at Western Heights Middle School in Hagerstown’s west end.

Photos by Cj Rinehart, S-A photographer.

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