A six-year-old boy was rushed to the hospital after he was struck by a car while riding a scooter Saturday afternoon, officials said.
The young boy sustained serious injuries when he was hit in the 3300 block of Spanish Moss Terrace in Lauderhill, public information officer for Lauderhill Fire Jerry Gonzalez told NBC 6.
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(Published Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012)
The scooter was trapped under the car and the driver remained on the scene, Gonzalez said.
Further details on the crash were not immediately available.
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