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Car strikes child in Shawnee

A 12-year-old was taken to the hospital Wednesday morning after being hit by a car in Shawnee.

The accident was reported just before 8:30 a.m. at 51st and Halsey streets. The victim was taken by ambulance to Children’s Mercy Hospital with serious, but not life-threatening injuries.

Shawnee police are investigating the incident.

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