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Child hit after running into traffic

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MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - A motorist struck a six-year-old girl when the child ran out into the street Tuesday afternoon.

It happened at about 4:30 in the afternoon in the 4100 block of South Grand Street. The initial investigation reveals the girl was playing in the front yard when she ran into the roadway.

That's when a motorist traveling down the street struck the child. The child was alert and responsive and was take to the hospital.

The incident is still under investigation at this time.

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