3-year-old recovering after being hit by car

A 3-year-old boy is recovering after being struck by a car Thursday afternoon while crossing a road.

According to Richmond Coun­ty sheriff's Capt. Scott Gay, the boy darted in front of a car while crossing Laney-Walker Boulevard near Eighth Street with a 15-year-old about 7:30 p.m.

Gay said the children were not in a crosswalk. The child's injuries are not believed to be life-threatening, he said.

The driver was not charged.