Children hit by SUV while sledding after car goes down embankment

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Police in Henrico said a car crashed off the roadway and hit two children who were sledding.

According to police, just after 5:30 Saturday a car — described as a Nissan Xterra SUV — was driving in the 4800 block of Twin Hickory Lake Drive when it veered off the roadway, rolled down an embankment and hit several children who were sledding.

The vehicle hit two children, who were both seriously injured, according to police.

The accident remains under investigation by the Police Division’s Crash Team.

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