Child Hit By Truck, Hospitalized

At about 12:41 p.m. today (July 24), members of the Oswego County Sheriff’s Office responded to County Route 15 near Van Auken Road in the town of Boylston for a motor vehicle accident involving a bicyclist.

The investigation revealed a child was struck by a 2004 Chevrolet pickup truck while riding his bicycle westerly on CR 15.

The child was transported to Upstate Hospital, Syracuse, with life-threatening injuries, according to the Sheriff’s Office.

The operator and sole occupant of the pickup truck was not injured as a result of the accident.

No charges have been filed.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.