13-year-old boy critically injured after being struck by SUV on Orange County road

A 13-year-old boy was critically injured after he was struck by a vehicle this morning.

The accident took place around 9:10 a.m. on Tuessday near the intersection of Rio Grande Avenue and 29th Street in Orlando. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a 2020 Chevy Equinox being driven by a 22-year-old Orlando man was traveling northbound on Rio Grande Avenue, just north of 29th Street.

The teenager, who is from Orlando, entered the inside lane of the highway, in the direct path of the SUV. The front of the SUV collided with the teenager, who was transported to Arnold Palmer Hospital in critical condition.

The crash remains under investigation.

Most Popular

Daddy Yankee, For King + Country, Trans-Siberian Orchestra performing in Orlando this month

Multiple musical acts and comedians will perform in Orlando in the coming weeks.

Police investigating shooting on Dean Road

Orange County Sheriff's Office detectives are investigating a shooting along Dean Road that claimed the life of a man.

Two people die in explosion at fireworks warehouse in south Orlando

Two people have died from their injuries after a fire caused multiple explosions at a fireworks warehouse in south Orlando on Thursday.

Motorcyclist killed after crashing into back of stopped vehicle in Brevard County

A 41-year-old motorcyclist was killed after crashing into the back of a vehicle stopped at a red light in Brevard County just after midnight last night.

The Nutcracker begins two-week stay at Dr. Phillips Center

A Christmas classic will begin a two-week stay at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts tonight.

Seminole County school bus driver, monitor arrested for abusing special needs child

A school bus driver that has been employed in Seminole County for 15 years was arrested after he was caught on video surveillance abusing a special needs student this week.
few clouds
71.1 ° F
74 °
66.9 °
76 %
20 %
78 °
80 °
79 °
80 °
72 °