Middle school student struck, injured by car in Walpole

WALPOLE, MA (WHDH) - A middle school student was rushed to the hospital Friday afternoon after being struck by a car in Walpole.

Authorities said emergency crews responded to East Street near Walpole Center and found an injured 14-year-old boy.

Police said the boy was not in the crosswalk and trying to cross three lanes of traffic when he was hit.

The boy was unconscious for a period of time. He was rushed to Children’s Hospital.

Police said the boy’s family has been notified.

Charges are not likely to be filed against the driver.

The boy is expected to recover.

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