Child in stable condition after being struck by vehicle

Police say a child is in stable condition after a vehicle hit him in Thomas Township this afternoon.

It happened shortly before 6 p.m. at the intersection of Gratiot and River Roads.

The Saginaw County Sheriff's office says a boy, who is 11 or 12 years old, was hit by a vehicle traveling east on Gratiot.

He was rushed to an area hospital by ambulance.

The accident comes two days after six people were injured in a traffic crash on Gratiot Road in Jonesfield Township.