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Three Year Old Hit By Car In Critical Condition...Update

A three year old boy is in critical condition after police say he was hit by a car.

Gulfport police say it happened around 8:30 Saturday night near the intersection of 43rd Avenue and 20th Street.

The child is hospitalized right now and officials say doctors are trying to stabilize his condition.

Investigators say a women is in custody right now charged with a misdemeanor traffic violation.

Few specifics regarding the accident are being released.

Authorities, however, say the investigation is ongoing and more charges could be filed.

Update...

Gulfport police now identify the driver of the vehicle as 38 year old Linda Bolton.

Right now, she is being charged with the following:

  • driving with a suspended license
  • no proof of insurance
  • DUI by other means causing injury.

The young child was last reported in critical condition after being taken to Gulfport Memorial Hospital.

Police say the investigation is ongoing and more charges could be filed.

By: Preston Benson

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