SELLERSBURG, Ind. (WDRB) -- A 12-year-old boy died Tuesday after police said he was hit by a vehicle in southern Indiana.

It happened in Sellersburg at about 4 p.m. Tuesday.

According to the Sellersburg Police Department, the boy was hit while he was trying to cross South Indiana Avenue (US 31) near Popp Avenue. 

The driver of that vehicle stayed at the scene and waited for police. The driver is not expected to be charged.

Police say they performed CPR on the boy before he was rushed to Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville. From there, he was taken via ambulance to Norton Children's Hospital. 

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