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Teen struck by vehicle in Lauderhill

15-year-old boy taken to hospital in serious condition

A 15-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle in front of Royal Palm Elementary School.
A 15-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle in front of Royal Palm Elementary School.

LAUDERHILL, Fla. – A teenager is in serious condition after being struck by a vehicle Wednesday morning in Lauderhill.

The 15-year-old boy was struck in front of Royal Palm Elementary School.

Police said the boy was jaywalking when he darted out in front of traffic and was struck.

Lauderhill Fire Rescue Department Capt. Jerry Gonzalez said the boy was taken to Broward Health Medical Center in serious condition.

No other information was immediately available.