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Boy Hurt in Hit and Run

An 8-year old boy has been hospitalized after a hit and run crash in Eau Claire.

The Eau Claire Police Department says it happened Saturday night around 8:30 at the 4100 block of Mary Place, not far from the North Crossing. They say the boy was riding his bike when a driver hit him and took off. He was airlifted to Mayo Clinic in Rochester with head injuries. His condition is not known.

Police are searching for the driver of the vehicle that hit the boy. No arrests have been made.