Warrick County Sheriff’s Office wants to speak with driver that hit kid on bike

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Courtesy: Warrick County Sheriff’s Office

NEWBURGH, Ind. (WEHT) – The Warrick County Sheriff wants to know who was behind the wheel of a car that hit a boy on a bicycle this week.

According to the sheriff’s office, the crash happened Tuesday morning in front of Castle Elementary School, near the intersection of Oak Grove Rd. and 261.

Investigators said a white SUV hit a boy on his bike.

Authorities report the driver stopped and checked on the child but left before officers arrived.

The sheriff’s office said the boy had scrapes and bruises.

Deputies want to talk to the driver.

They have not ruled out possible criminal charges.

If you saw the accident, you’re asked to call the sheriff’s office.

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(This story was originally published on October 3, 2019)

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