A Henry County teen was struck by a truck late Wednesday, officials say. His injuries are not believed to be life threatening. The incident happened on Tunis Road.
Authorities detail: Henry County first responders are investigating a person hit by a vehicle on Tunis Road. The victim is a 17 male and the parents have been notified. Preliminary investigation reveals that the male was walking down Tunis Road and then darted out into traffic. A pickup truck was unable to avoid striking the male.
The driver stopped at the scene. The male was transported by air to Atlanta Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. It is believed that the male was walking home from school. Although the incident is still under investigation Henry County Police Traffic Investigators are advising that no charges will be filed on the driver.