BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — A 7-year-old boy was critically injured when he was hit by a car while waiting for a school bus Wednesday morning, police in Maryland said.

A man was waiting at a Bethesda school bus stop with two children, ages 7 and 1, when a Honda Accord left the road and hit them, Montgomery County police said in a news release.

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The 7-year-old boy had life-threatening injuries and was taken to a hospital with his father, who had minor injuries, police said. The boy was in critical condition, police said Wednesday afternoon.

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The toddler and the driver of the Honda weren’t injured. The driver remained on the scene and provided a statement to investigators.

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