FOLEY, Ala. (WKRG) — A child was accidentally hit by a car near Foley Wednesday afternoon.
The 14-year-old appeared to be alert as first responders loaded him into a medical helicopter.
The helicopter landed near the Old Time Pottery on Highway 59 to transport the child to a hospital. The actual accident happened just after 3:30 p.m. on nearby Moye Lane.
The initial report was that a 16-year-old girl backing up an SUV did not see the child and accidentally hit him.
Neighbors said the area is a community pick-up and drop-off spot for students.