Young boy in critical condition after being hit on Vineyard Blvd.

Young boy in critical condition after being hit on Vineyard Blvd.

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A young boy was hospitalized in critical condition Saturday morning following a pedestrian accident.

Honolulu police say the 12-year-old boy was struck near the intersection of Vineyard Blvd. and Pua Lane. It happened just before 6:30 a.m.

He was hit by a small size SUV, police said.

EMS officials added that he was riding a Razor scooter when he was hit. EMS crews treated the boy and transported him to a hospital for apparent injuries to his head and back.

Police say the boy was not in a crosswalk at the time of the accident.

Vineyard Blvd. was temporarily closed as police investigated. All lanes have since reopened.

Other details are limited. The investigation is ongoing.

This story will be updated with new details as they become available.

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