Child seriously injured after being struck by vehicle in Johnson County

DPS troopers are investigating a major accident that injured a 12-year-old child this evening in Johnson County.

Emergency responders were called to the scene around 5:35PM on County Road 915 near Grande Vista Way northeast of Godley.

It is reported that a 12-year-old female child ran across the roadway and did not yield the right of way to a traveling vehicle. The vehicle struck the child.

She was transported by ambulance to Cook Children’s Hospital with serious injuries. The driver of the vehicle, a 19-year-old, was not injured.

The investigation is ongoing.