FHP: Boy gets out of stopped truck, runs in front of traffic

BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - A 9-year-old boy has minor injuries after he was hit by a vehicle Tuesday afternoon in Bay County.

Florida Highway Patrol officials say the boy was in a truck stopped in the eastbound lane of Game Farm Road when he got out and started running across the road, into the path of an oncoming vehicle.

The vehicle hit the boy then drove off the road and hit a tree.

No one else was injured.