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Five-year-old hit by car in Durham

Posted July 26, 2008 3:34 p.m. EDT
Updated July 26, 2008 4:30 p.m. EDT

— A 5-year-old child was hit by a car on Saturday at 311 Swift Ave., Durham Police said.

The child was returning home from a nearby park with his adult uncle when the incident occurred around 2 p.m. The child, whose name has not been released, abruptly ran into the street and was struck by a car. He was treated at the Duke University Hospital's emergency room for minor injuries.

No one was charged in the accident, police said