BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A 12-year-old boy is hospitalized after being struck by a Baltimore police cruiser.
It happened just after 4 p.m. Thursday in the 3800 block of Falls Road.READ MORE: 'All My Organs Shut Down' | Maryland Man Shares His COVID Survival Story, Says He's Grateful For Second Chance
City police say the boy was struck after running out in front of a marked patrol car.READ MORE: 2 Charles County Deputies Shot In Police-Involved Shooting, Suspect Dead
He was taken to an area hospital in critical condition. The officer was unharmed.
Police say the vehicle’s lights and sirens were not on at the time of the incident.MORE NEWS: Maryland Still Feeling Effects of Colonial Pipeline Hack
Detectives are investigating.