Police child hit by car

The Aiken Department of Public Safety responded to a call of a juvenile hit by a vehicle Monday. 

Police cars filled McCormick Street in Aiken while responding to a call of a juvenile being struck by a vehicle. 

Around 2:21 p.m. Monday, police received a call regarding a juvenile being hit by a vehicle at the intersection of Abbeville Avenue N.W. and McCormick Street N.W., according to police scanner traffic. 

The juvenile was traveling south by bicycle on McCormick Street and appeared to fail to stop at the stop sign at the intersection, causing the juvenile to ride into the path of a vehicle driving west on Abbeville Avenue, said Lt. Jake Mahoney with the Aiken Department of Public Safety. 

The juvenile was carried by stretcher to an ambulance but sustained non-life-threatening injuries. 

The driver of the vehicle was deemed not at fault and will not be charged.  

Matthew Enfinger is the crime and courts reporter with the Aiken Standard. Follow him on Twitter: @matt_enfinger