7-year-old hurt after car crashes into bicycle

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SPARTA, Wis. (WEAU) A 7-year-old boy is hurt after riding his bicycle into the path of an oncoming truck.

The Sparta Police Department says the accident happened Sunday night just after 7 p.m.at the intersection of Wisconsin Street and South Water Street.

Police say the boy was riding his bike eastbound on W. Wisconsin Street when he rode into the path of the truck travelling northbound on S. Water Street. The 38-year-old female driver told police she couldn't stop before running into the boy. The child was treated at the scene for minor injuries, and then released to his mother.

The driver of the truck was not issued at citations for the accident.