1-Year-Old Run Over by Vehicle, Injuries Unknown

1-Year-Old Run Over by Vehicle, Injuries Unknown Photo: KSTP

August 26, 2018 08:33 AM

A 23-month-old child was struck by a vehicle early Saturday evening in Douglas County.

According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, a report of a child being run over was received around 4:20 p.m. Saturday at Chippewa Park near Brandon, Minn. The child was struck by a slow-moving vehicle while she was walking across the parking lot with her siblings. The driver of the vehicle was allegedly in the process of parking when the child was struck. 


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The Douglas County Sheriff's Office said citizens nearby were able to pull the child out from under the vehicle. The child was then airlifted from the scene and flown to Children's Hospital.

The extent of injuries to the child is unknown at this time. The incident is currently under investigation. 


Tommy Wiita

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