Child hit by van in Richmond

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A child was hit by a van Thursday night in Richmond. It happened shortly after 7:00 p.m. in the 3000 block of Meadowbridge Road near Brookland Park Boulevard.

A 7-year-old boy is in the hospital recovering from serious injuries. Police say he was on his bicycle when he was hit by a burgundy van. The boy has not been identified.

Police said Thursday night that they won't know if charges will be filed until the investigation is complete.

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