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S.L. BOY IN SERIOUS CONDITION AFTER BEING STRUCK BY JEEP

A Salt Lake boy was hospitalized Monday after being struck by a truck near 1100 West and California Avenue (1350 South), a Salt Lake police department spokesman said.

About 4:20 p.m., Easton Filmore, 7, who had been playing in his front yard on 1100 West, darted out into the street, said Lt. Carroll Mays.The boy collided with a westbound Jeep Cherokee and suffered a concussion and a broken leg, said Mays. He was airlifted to Primary Children's Medical Center where he remained in serious condition. The driver of the Jeep was uninjured.