Child hit by car in Shawnee

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SHAWNEE, Kan. — A child was rushed to the hospital Tuesday morning after walking into a car near 75th and Flint streets in Shawnee.

Shawnee Police spokesman Bill Hisle said the accident happened at about 8:20 a.m. The child is reportedly a 14-year-old boy.

An officer told FOX 4 that the child was apparently jaywalking when he collided with the car.

His lower leg was injured, according to Hisle, and he was taken to the hospital in stable condition, but his injuries are not considered serious.

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