ELYRIA, OH (WOIO) - A child was hit by a tree Wednesday near Elyria's Ely Elementary School.
It happened around 2:30 p.m. on Gulf Road.
Witnesses say students from Northwood Junior High usually wait near Ely after school, for their younger siblings.
On Wednesday, a tree near the elementary school fell and hit a sixth-grader standing nearby, witnesses said.
The boy was screaming after he was hit, adding he was taken to an area hospital, according to witnesses.
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