Driver ticketed after boy is struck, injured by car

Police say an 8-year-old boy was struck by a car on Stamford's West Side Thursday night.

Authorities say the driver was traveling faster than

Authorities say the driver was traveling faster than the 25 mph speed limit on Virgil Street before striking the child. (August 26, 2016 10:22 PM)

Police say an 8-year-old boy was struck by a car on Stamford's West Side Thursday night.

Authorities say the driver was traveling faster than the 25 mph speed limit on Virgil Street before striking the child.

Mannan Abdul, a neighbor who witnessed the crash around 6 p.m., called 911 and tried his best to help the boy.

Police say they gave the 8-year-old boy a verbal warning for...

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