Child hit by car near Rockford, critically injured

Kent County

ALGOMA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A child was critically injured after being hit by a car near Rockford Thursday afternoon, deputies say.

It happened around 4:50 p.m. in Algoma Township on Wolven Avenue NE, just north of 10 Mile Road.

The Kent County Sheriff’s Office said the 10-year-old child was struck by a northbound vehicle.

The child was taken to the hospital with serious injuries, the sheriff’s office said.

The crash remains under investigation.

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