Car hits child in front of convenience store

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - A car hit a child in front of a convenience store in Cape Girardeau.  Police say the child was not seriously hurt.

It happened around 5 p.m. at the corner of William and Hanover Streets.

According to police, the child was running down the sidewalk and ran in front of woman's car.  The car then hit the boy, and he ran off.

The boy's mother was taking him to the hospital to be checked.

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