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Boy escapes serious injury in road grader incident

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
PIEDMONT, MO (KFVS) -

An 11-year-old boy was able to escape serious injuries in a Tuesday afternoon accident on Wayne County Road 331.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, the boy and a woman were in a 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt that was hit by a Caterpillar 140H road grader just south of Highway 34.  The road grader backing into the roadway at the time.

The car was totaled, but the boy and the woman went to the hospital with only minor injuries.

The road grader received minor damage. 

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