JASMINE ESTATES, FL – A driver struck and injured a two-year-old child when the boy ran in front of the car on Wednesday evening.
The accident happened on Mark Twain Lane just before Blackstone Drive at around 5:54 p.m., according to local reporting.
The toddler was critically injured and transported to a local hospital via helicopter.
The driver reportedly could not see the child due to trash cans that obstructed his view.
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