Child airlifted to Peoria after hit by car in church parking lot


A child was airlifted to a Peoria hospital and an adult was injured after being hit by a car in a church parking lot Thursday morning.

It happened around 11:43 a.m.

The Geneseo Police Department was called to First Lutheran Church in the 100 block of Main Street for an accident that involved pedestrians and a vehicle.

Police confirmed to Local 4 News that a child was transported to Peoria OSF by OSF Life Flight for critical injuries and an adult was transported by Genesis Ambulance to the same hospital. 

Anyone with additional information is asked to call the Geneseo Police Department at 309-944-5141.

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