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Boy struck and killed by car in Warsaw

Warsaw Police say the 8-year-old boy was struck by a car while crossing at the crosswalk Monday.

Posted: Jun 10, 2019 5:52 PM
Updated: Jun 11, 2019 8:37 AM

WARSAW, Ind. (WFFT) - An 8-year-old boy attending summer school was killed after he was struck by a car in Warsaw.

Warsaw Police officers responded to Husky Trail at North Pointe Drive at 1:47 p.m. Police say the boy had been hit by a 2008 black Nissan Sentra while crossing the crosswalk.

Lutheran EMS was taking the boy to Fort Wayne Lutheran Hospital when the EMS changed course to Whitley Parkview in Columbia City. The boy was pronounced dead after arriving at Parkview Hospital.

The boy’s name has not been released.

Police say a 24-year-old woman from Tippecanoe was the driver of the car. Police say it’s an active investigation and no charges have been filed.

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