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2-year-old boy run over by car Thursday evening

The accident happened around 5:30 p.m. on the 3300 block of South Monroe Street.

Posted: Jul 5, 2018 9:28 PM
Updated: Jul 6, 2018 9:20 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - A two-year-old boy is expected to be all right after getting run over by a vehicle on Thursday evening.

The accident happened around 5:30 p.m. on the 3300 block of South Monroe Street.

Witnesses told FOX 55 the boy had just gotten into town, and was visiting family.

They said the boy ran into the street just before he was hit.

The driver of the car tried to stop, but wasn't able to do so in time.

Police reported that the boy was taken to the hospital and was last listed in good condition.

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