4-year-old child hit by van on James Island

JAMES ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston County Sheriff's Office says a 4-year-old child is in critical condition after getting hit by a van on James Island Wednesday afternoon.

According to investigators, the incident happened as the child was playing in front of his home on Robert E. Lee Boulevard.

The victim was transported to MUSC by EMS with life-threatening injuries.

Detectives say no charges are pending at this time and the van has been taken to the sheriff's office for processing.

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