TAMPA, FL (WFLA)- The Tampa Police Department is investigating an accident involving a child hit at Linebaugh and Taliaferro Avenues. Police say the eight-year old boy was riding his bike north on Taliaferro and the driver of the car was traveling west on Linebaugh. The child travelled in the vehicle’s path when the driver hit him. The child was not wearing a helmet. Tampa Fire Rescue transported the child to Tampa General Hospital with serious injuries. The investigation is ongoing.
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