UPDATE: 10/20/2022 4:30 p.m.
(COLORADO SPRINGS) — CSPD said the boy was from Doherty High School, and that he was transported to the hospital following the crash, no word on his condition.
UPDATE 10/20/2022 3:22 p.m.
Barnes Road is back open, according to CSPD.
THURSDAY 10/20/2022 3:01 p.m.
A boy was hit by a car while crossing Barnes Road from Doherty High School Thursday afternoon, Oct. 20 according to police.
The Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) said the car vs. pedestrian crash happened at 1:37 p.m. Thursday in the 4500 block of Barnes Road. CSPD said a preliminary investigation revealed that a boy was crossing Barnes from Doherty High School when he was hit by a car.
CSPD said lane closures are in effect in the area, and alternate routes are advised.
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