Child struck, killed while on skateboard - FOX 13 News

Child struck, killed while on skateboard

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Police say an 8-year-old boy was killed Sunday afternoon when he wandered into the street on a skateboard and was struck by a car.

It happened in the 1100 block of Parkview Lane around 2 p.m. He has been identified as Elijah Ryan Crayton.

The child was sitting on the skateboard and pushed himself into the road – right in front of Sarah Doyle, a 36-year-old driving a Buick sedan, police said.

The child was airlifted to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

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