Child, 4, in critical condition after being struck by car on M-65 in northern Michigan

WEST BRANCH, MI — A 4-year-old boy was hospitalized after being struck by a car in Iosco County. That’s about 50 miles north of Bay City.

About 5:20 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 8, Michigan State Police troopers from the West Branch Post responded to a vehicle-pedestrian collision at the intersection of Bullock (M-65) and Sherman streets in Whittemore. They arrived to find a local boy had been struck by a 2012 Chevrolet Cruze.