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Child hit by car on La Crosse's south side

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La Crosse, WI (WXOW) -

UPDATE:

Police reports from Saturday's accident involving a car striking a child say the 6 year old girl sustained injuries to her face, teeth and arm.  Witnesses told police that the girl stepped out  between two parked cars when she was hit.    

The driver of the car was not cited for the accident.

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A child has been transported to the hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries after being struck by a car.

First responders received the call around 4:15 Saturday afternoon for a child versus car accident in the area of Jackson Street and 6th Street South.

Tri-State Ambulance is confirming to News 19 it transported a minor with potentially life threatening injuries.

Police were on scene interviewing witnesses. Neighbors tell News 19 the child was crossing the street to pet a dog when they were struck by the car.

We'll keep you updated as more information becomes available. 

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