A minor critically injured after being hit by a car HWY 199

Hwy 199 and Finch Rd.

A minor was airlifted by Mercy Flights with life serious injuries after being hit by a car hit by a car on Highway 199 MP 27 near Kerby on Monday.

Oregon State Police and Illinois Valley Fire District responded to the call around 5:53 p.m.

OSP says, the minor was skateboarding along HWY 199 when he entered the lane of traffic and was hit by a 2008 gray Toyota Matix traveling northbound driven by 45-year-old Michael Driggs of Norwalk, Ca.

Driggs (driver) fully cooperated with police and no charges have been filed.

The minor is currently at a local hospital being treated for life threatening injuries.

A second minor was present at the time of the accident.

No other information is available at this time.

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