Car hits child in downtown Jonesboro

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A child was hit by a car at the corner of Flint and Jefferson streets in downtown Jonesboro around 3:30 p.m. Thursday.

According to JPD, the 13-year-old boy didn't stop at a stop sign at the intersection of Jefferson and Flint. He crossed into the intersection and was hit by a SUV driving south on Flint.

The teen was flown to Le Bonheur hospital in Memphis, but his injuries do not appear to be life threatening.

The driver of the SUV wasn't injured in the accident.

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