8-Year-Old Hurt in Go-Cart Accident on N. Ascension St. in El Paso, TX
El Paso, TX -- An 8-year-old child was injured in a go-cart vs. pedestrian car accident in El Paso, Texas Sunday, June 4, 2017.
It appears the child victim was crossing over N. Ascension St. in a go-cart when he was struck by a vehicle. The child, whose identity remains undisclosed, was taken to University Medical Center with 2nd and 3rd degree burns and a broken pelvis. The boy was then taken to a nearby burn unit for treatment.
The investigation is ongoing.
More information, including the victim's identity and current condition, may be forthcoming as the investigation concludes.
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