Teen hit by car in Big Rapids
A 16-year-old boy is hospitalized with serious injuries after being run over by a car in Big Rapids.
The incident happened around 3 a.m. Thursday morning on Colburn Rd. near Gilbertson.
Police say the teenager was lying in the road when a car ran over him.
The driver did not see the boy because the road was not well lit.
Alcohol is believed to be a factor on why the teenager was lying in the road.
The police also say the driver of the car was not doing anything wrong and stopped after he hit the teenager to call the police.
The teenager was taken to a Grand Rapids hospital due to injuries.
At this time, the exact injuries are not known.