Boy hit by taxi in Watertown
A 13-year-old boy was hit by a taxi on Wednesday at 508 W. Main St.
The driver stayed at the scene until Watertown police arrived. The boy said his stomach hurt and he was taken to a hospital. The driver was free to leave and the incident was closed, according to the Watertown Police Department’s blotter.
The boy was transported by ambulance to the Watertown ER and then flown by medflight to a Madison hospital. He received internal injuries that did not require surgery and has been released.
The 80-year-old driver received a citation for failure to yield to a pedestrian.