CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A child has been taken to the hospital with life threatening injuries after being struck by a car while riding a bike.

Police say a 7-year-old was struck while riding a bike on Swearngan Ridge Court on Sunday afternoon.

MEDIC tells NBCCharlotte the child has been taken to CMCMain with injuries they described as life threatening.

Police say the child did suffer some broken bones, along with bumps and bruises.

It's not yet known if the driver will face any charges.

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