Child rides bike into car near Mesa school

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By Catherine Holland By Catherine Holland

MESA, Ariz. -- An 8-year-old on a bike rode his bike into the side of a car making a turn near Poston Junior High School Thursday morning.

It happened just after 8 a.m. near University Drive and Lindsay Road.

Initial reports were that the car had hit the child, but that turned out not to be the case.

According to the Mesa Police Department, the boy suffered some scratches and bruises, but is expected to be just fine.