Two young boys struck by car in Philadelphia; 1 critical

Authorities say a vehicle struck two young children in north Philadelphia, critically injuring one of them.

Police said the boys were in the middle of a block in the Logan section of the city when they were hit shortly after 1 p.m. Wednesday.

Police said a 2-year-old boy suffered head trauma and was critically injured, while a 4-year-old boy was in stable condition with a broken right leg.

Both were taken to Albert Einstein Hospital by private vehicle and were to be transferred to St. Christopher’s Hospital.

Police said the vehicle remained on the scene and no charges have been filed.

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