Middleburg was the scene of a serious pedestrian accident yesterday involving a 12 year old boy. Locke Gaddis was leaving Omega Park at Iris Road,the young man was struck by a Ford Mustang driven by 55 year old Cindy Taylor of Jacksonville. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Taylor stopped to render aid to the boy and she is cooperating with police. The child was airlifted to UF and is reported to be in critical condition. The accident occurred just before 4:00 p.m. The child was airlifted to UF and is reported to be in critical condition. Parks and schools are populated with excited children running and playing. Flashing lights and speed limits are modified during the day to protect children, slow down even if the lights are not flashing.