A six-year-old Gowen boy was struck by a car Monday, while crossing the street.
Montcalm County Sheriffís Deputies responded to the scene on West Sidney Road near S. Johnson Road, in Montcalm Township at 6:45 p.m. Monday, June 25.
According to Det/Sgt. Thomas Goerge, the boy was on his way home from a neighborís house when he ran across the road, in front of a 1998 Lincoln Town Car driven by a 32 year old Lowell man. The boy was transported by ambulance to United Memorial Hospital in Greenville and then flown by Aero Med to a hospital in Grand Rapids. Goerge said the family reported that the child is in serious but stable condition.
Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the crash.
Montcalm County Sheriffís Deputies were assisted at the scene by Michigan State Police.