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12-Year-Old Boy Pinned Under Car in Providence, Rhode Island

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    A 12-year-old boy was pinned under a car that struck him Friday afternoon in Providence, Rhode Island, according to necn affiliate WJAR.

    The crash took place around 3:30 p.m. The child's mother identified him to WJAR as Manase Niyonkuru.

    Police say the victim was seriously injured and transported to Hasbro Children's Hospital.

    Niyonkuru was sitting on the stoop of a home when he was hit. Authorities tell WJAR a woman who lives nearby was driving the car.

    The crash remains under investigation.


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