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Boy recovering after being hit by truck in Eugene

No citations were issued and the driver is cooperating with police.

Posted: Nov 22, 2019 10:26 AM

EUGENE, Ore. -- A young boy is recovering after he was hit by a truck while on his bike in Eugene on Friday morning.

The crash happened around 8:15 a.m. at the intersection of East 24th Avenue and Willamette Street. 

A witness at the scene said the driver was turning left at the intersection as the boy was crossing the street.

Eugene police confirm the boy is okay but he suffered a fractured leg.

No citations were issued, and the driver is cooperating with police.

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