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Woman & child hit by car on busy Sioux Falls street

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A woman and a child were taken to a Sioux Falls hospital Monday afternoon, after they were hit by a car.

It happened near the corner of Bennett Street and Minnesota Avenue around 4:00.

Police say that a 2-year-old girl ran out into the northbound lanes of N. Minnesota Avenue, followed closely by her mother trying to catch her. The girl and her mother were struck by a northbound vehicle. The mother and child were taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The people in the car were not hurt.

Traffic  was diverted on northbound Minnesota Avenue for a short time.  Police say no citations were issued and alcohol was not a factor. 

 

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