CAR ACCIDENT: Child Run Over
Des Moines police are investigating a crash that sent a young child to the hospital.
The accident happened around 3 p.m. Sunday afternoon in the Oakridge neighborhood just north of downtown near Interstate 235.
Police say a vehicle hit a young child as the child darted behind the car as it was backing out.
Medics took the child to Blank Children’s Hospital with what police say are non-life-threatening injuries.
No word yet on whether the driver will face charges.