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12-Year-Old Struck By Car On Whittier Avenue

The child was transported to Jersey Shore Medical Center.

A 12-year-old Toms River boy sustained unknown injuries after being struck by a car just before 9 p.m. July 4.

The boy was crossing Whittier Avenue when he was hit, said Toms River Police Chief Michael Mastronardy. The car was traveling eastbound in the Money Island section of Toms River.

Mastronardy said the incident remained under investigation at 11:30 p.m. July 4 and few details were available.

The boy was transported to Jersey Shore Medical Center in Neptune and is currently in unknown condition.

Mastronardy said the driver of the vehicle has not been charged as of this evening.

Traffic Safety Officer Steven Schwartz and Sergeant Ed Mooney are investigating the accident.

hunter c September 08, 2012 at 02:22 AM
Hi I am the boy who got hit the injures were a broken hip and a shattered ankle i would like to thank u all for ur love and support
Edward Gifford September 08, 2012 at 10:59 AM
Hunter, We are so glad to hear you are doing OK. We rode by the scene on our way home from Isl. Hts fireworks on our tandem. Our hearts sunk when we saw the bike lying in the middle of the road. Please be careful on the roads.
barbara September 08, 2012 at 12:41 PM
Hunter, hope you are feeling better..........
hunter c September 08, 2012 at 03:16 PM
I will thanku
hunter 0812 September 08, 2012 at 09:50 PM
Jack u need to shut up I read both ur posts and why the heck r u defending the girl she was a car less driver and I did not go full speed I was going really slow so u don't know what u r talking about

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