HINESVILLE, Ga. (WSAV) – A 12-year-old child was flown to Memorial University Medical Center after being struck by a vehicle Saturday night.

According to Hinesville Police Department Asst. Chief Maj. Tracey Howard, the 12-year-old boy was walking along the side of the roadway on Shaw Rd. and Forest Lake Dr. when he came into contact with a vehicle. Howard said the child was conscious and alert.

The youngster was flown to Memorial in Savannah where his condition is u known.

The driver of the vehicle is not expected to face any charges or citations.