Gwinnett County student in critical condition after accident - CBS46 News

Gwinnett County student in critical condition after accident

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GWINNETT COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

A 16-year-old Gwinnett County high school student was hit by a car and is in critical condition.

Gwinnett County police said Parkview High School student Jonathan Porter darted into traffic on Five Forks Trickum Road and was struck by a vehicle around 7 a.m. Tuesday morning.

The teen was taken to Gwinnett Medical Center in critical condition with life-threatening injuries he sustained in the collision.

There was not a crosswalk at the location. Investigators believe Porter was walking to school at the time of the accident.

Charges are not expected at this time. The preliminary investigation revealed that there were no signs of excessive speed, alcohol or drugs on the part of the driver. The driver did stop at the scene.

Gwinnett County police are investigating.

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