Boy hit by car on Hamlin Road near Mount Pleasant

A boy was hit by a car on Hamlin Road this morning.

The accident was reported near Atlanta Drive about 7:45 a.m., Charleston County Sheriff’s Maj. Eric Watson said.

A car traveling on Hamlin Road toward Atlanta Drive hit an 11-year-old boy who was walking in the road, he said. The boy was taken to Medical University Hospital to be treated for possible leg injuries.

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