A 13-year-old boy was hit by a car as he was walking home from school in Spring Township.

Police said the boy was taken to the hospital after the accident.  They said his injuries did not appear to be life-threatening.

The accident happened just after 3 p.m. Monday on Rt. 724, also known as Shillington Road, and Iroquois Ave.  That is near Cornwall Terrace Elementary school and Wilson Southern Middle school.

Police said the driver had a green light at the intersection when the accident happened.