MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A teen remains in critical condition after he was hit by a car over weekend.
It happened Sunday evening around 8 p.m. in the intersection of Kendall Drive and SW 77th Avenue.READ MORE: Gov. DeSantis Says People 60 And Older Eligible For COVID-19 Vaccine Beginning Next Week
Witnesses told police the teen, 17-year odl Alvaro Orozco Rojas, was crossing the street when he was struck.
After the accident, the driver of the black Nissan, identified as 21-year old Trevor Renner from North Carolina, stopped and remained on the scene for the police.READ MORE: Major Food Distribution Groups Still Scrambling To Keep Up With Demand A Year Into Pandemic
The injured teen was taken to Miami Children’s Hospital.
Investigators said it does not appear that alcohol played a role in the accident.MORE NEWS: Jackson Health System Expanding Criteria For COVID-19 Vaccinations