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Pooler police, GSP investigate after child struck by SUV on Hwy 80 in Pooler

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POOLER, GA (WTOC) -

The westbound lanes of US Highway 80 are back open near Rogers Street in Pooler after a child was struck by a vehicle Wednesday morning. 

Officials say around 8:30 a.m., a child was hit by an SUV traveling along Highway 80 westbound near Rogers Street.

The child is expected to be okay and was taken to the hospital for treatment. The child is a student at Pooler Elementary School and was on the way to school at the time.

It is unclear if the driver of the car will face any charges. Pooler Police continues to investigate with the assistance of GSP. 

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