Boy swept away during flood

Friday, October 23, 2009 - 3:18pm

PINEVILLE — Strong storm ripped through Pineville Thursday leaving on child in critical condition.

Rushing water swept a 12-year-old into a culvert.

Officials say the child was in the water for about 45 minutes before he was rescued.

The victim along with two friends, were riding bikes and playing in the water when the boy was carried off.

The name of the child has not been released.

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