WARREN COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) – NewsChannel 6 has been working to learn more about the child hit by a car in Warren County, Georgia. The Superintendent of Warren County School Dr. Christopher D. Harris, Sr. shared the following message:

“The Warren County School System, while respecting the privacy of the family during this unfortunate time, has been in communication with the family to provide support and assistance when needs arise. As this recovery process continues, for this student, the District remains diligent to walk alongside the family in the days ahead.”

Superintendent, Warren County Schools

WARREN COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) – Georgia State Patrol is investigating after a child was hit by a car in Warren County, Georgia.

Details are limited at this time, but authorities tell us they responded to vehicle versus pedestrian crash Monday, on State Route 80 and Freeman Street.

An initial investigation determined a juvenile pedestrian was struck while crossing SR 80 trying to catch up to a Warren County school bus.

They were transported by EMS to a local hospital with suspected serious injuries.

This is a developing story.