10 year old injured after being hit by car

By KBJR News 1

10 year old injured after being hit by car

November 1, 2013 Updated Nov 1, 2013 at 10:16 AM CDT

Carlton, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- A 10 year old was taken to the hospital Thursday night after he was struck by a car in Carlton.

The Carlton County Sheriff's Office received a report of a car accident involving a young boy around 6:45pm along the 800 Block of 3rd Street.

The driver told authorities that he didn't see the child run out into the road until it was too late. Witnesses say they saw a person run out in front of the car before the boy was hit.

The 10 year old was transported to Cloquet Memorial Hospital for a leg injury.

Authorities say no citations were issued to the driver.

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