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Child struck after running in front of car

October 11, 2011 12:32:35 AM PDT
Authorities said a girl was struck after running in front of a vehicle moving in front of Irving Middle School in Los Angeles on Tuesday.

According to police, the vehicle was moving about 3 to 5 miles per hour in the 3000 block of Estara Avenue when it struck the child at 7:44 a.m.

Although there were no apparent injuries, the girl was taken to a local hospital for precautionary measures. It was unknown how old the girl was.