News

Jefferson City child suffers minor injuries after walking into truck

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - A 7-year-old child suffered minor injuries after walking into the fender of a pickup truck Thursday morning in Jefferson City.

Jefferson City police say the child was crossing West Main Street in the 1900 block at about 7:30 a.m. when the driver of a pickup truck slammed on his brakes to avoid hitting the boy. The 7-year-old then walked into the truck's front fender and was knocked to the ground, according to a Jefferson City Police Department crash report.

The boy was released to his mother at the scene. The pickup truck's driver and passenger were not hurt.

Sign up for email news alerts by clicking here


comments powered by Disqus

ABC 17 News Stormtrack

  • Continuing to track storm chances this afternoon

Recommended Stories

Top Videos