Baldwin County, Ala. (WKRG) — Loxley Police are investigating after a 15-year-old was hit by a vehicle early Saturday morning and later died. Police say it happened around 3 am Saturday morning. An official wrote the victim was running away from a parent after he took a family vehicle without permission. He tried to run across Highway 31 and was struck by a vehicle. The young man was taken by ambulance to University Hospital. Police say the driver stopped at the scene, no charges are being filed.
The young man’s name has not been released. Loxley Police say the victim was taken to University Hospital was severe head injuries. He passed away Saturday evening.