2 Surry County children injured in sledding accidents
SURRY COUNTY, N.C. — Two children were hurt in sledding accidents in Surry County, according to EMS Director John Shelton.
A 10-year-old Mount Airy boy was seriously injured in a sledding accident Tuesday afternoon near a residence in the 1000 block of North Street.
Surry County Emergency Medical Services personnel responded to the incident at 4:51 p.m. Shelton said the child slid into the roadway and hit the front of a vehicle traveling on North Street.
The child was transported to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in critical condition.
On Monday at 3:22 p.m., a 4-year-old boy was injured when he collided with a tree near a residence in the 200 block of Lynchburg Road in Pilot Mountain.
The 4-year-old was taken to Baptist hospital in serious but stable condition.