TAMPA - A 12-year-old Tampa boy was struck by a car after leaving Colemen Middle school Thursday.
The accident occurred around 4:45 p.m. at West Bay to Bay Boulevard and Manhatten Avenue.
The boy was hospitalized with very minor injuries.
According to a police statement, the boy was in the crosswalk, but crossed against a redlight. A motorist on Manhatten was unable to stop in time.
The boy's name was not released.
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