Three year-old boy struck, killed by vehicle in Benton Township


By: Jon Zimney

A 3-year-old boy has died after being hit by a vehicle.

Taeyon Richard was struck Wednesday, June 3, around 9:45 p.m. in the Berrien Homes complex near Crystal Court and Council Drive in Benton Township.

The child was riding his bicycle at the time, according to 95.3 MNC’s reporting partners at ABC-57 News

The boy was airlifted to the hospital where he was pronounced dead, according to WNDU-TV.

The crash is still under investigation.