For Immediate Release

SAVANNAH, GA (October 1, 2010) A 5-year-old Savannah boy was lised in stable condition at Memorial Health Medical Center after he was struck by a car Friday.

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police said Jeremiah Levant, age 5, was crossing Montgomery Street and walked into the path of a 2007 Dodge Charger driven by Eric Homes, 39. The left front corner of the vehicle struck the child, who fell to the pavement.

Witness statements initally led officers to believe there was another vehicle involved that left the scene. This was determined  to be unfounded. 

SCMPD’s Major Accident Investigation Team is continuing to investigate.

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