According to the CPD, at 11:45 a.m., the boy, 11, was northbound on his bike on Ash Street, crossing East Robert, when he was struck by a 2010 Dodge Ram driven by Tom Morlan, 68, of Crookston as he attempted to turn east onto East Robert.

According to the CPD, at 11:45 a.m., the boy, 11, was northbound on his bike on Ash Street, crossing East Robert, when he was struck by a 2010 Dodge Ram driven by Tom Morlan, 68, of Crookston as he attempted to turn east onto East Robert. 

The CPD states that alcohol was not a factor and that the investigation continues.

The boy was transported from the scene by Crookston Area Ambulance Service.

He remains hospitalized.

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office, Minnesota State Patrol and Crookston Fire Department assisted at the scene.